Documents and Hand-Outs

Getting an Instrument

Remind 101

Balancing the Band

Jump Start for Beginners

The Importance of Daily Practice

JYMS Band Practice Log 2013-2014

 

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Supplies Needed for Band 6

1.  Instrument in good working order.  I recommend renting from a local music store for the first year of band.  Reed players must supply their own reeds.  Clarinets use Rico Royal 2-1/2.  Alto Saxophones Use Rico Royal 2-1/2,  Others consult Mr. Paquette.   Each instrument case must have a name tag on it.

2. Music Book (Provided by JYMS)  Essential Elements 2000

3.  Agenda

4.  Pencils

5.  Concert Dress: Boys wear white long sleeve dress shirt, black dress pants, black dress shoes, and black dress socks.  Girls wear the same as boys, but may also wear a black skirt and plain hose.  All student dress must comply with the school dress code.

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Supplies Needed Grades 7 and 8

1. Instrument in good working order. Students must provide their own own reeds, valve oil, slide oil, neck straps, and swabs.

2. Music Book (Provided by JYMS) Essential Elements 2000 Book 1 for 7th Grade, and  Essential Elements 2000 Book 2 for eighth grade.

3. Agenda

4. Pencils

5.  One 1″ Ring Binder with 12 page protectors.  Keep band arrangements and hand-outs in this binder.   Students will be charged replacement costs for any lost music.

6.   Appropriate Concert Attire listed in “Student Expectations”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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