Guilford Elementary Music
Shaping Children Though Music Education
REQUIRED CLASS MATERIALS LIST

ORCHESTRA MATERIALS:

Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass students will need the following:

 
  • Instrument, bow, and case
  • Name tag for your child’s instrument case
  • Rosin--this usually comes with the instrument, but please double check
  • Strings book, Essential Elements 2000 Book1, labeled with child’s name
  • Shoulder Rest (or sponge,) for violins and violas, which can be found at a music store (Cellos and Basses will need a rockstop.)
  • A clean, soft cloth to wipe off the instrument
  • A music stand to be kept at home for home practice
BAND MATERIALS:

Woodwind and brass students will need the following:

  • Instrument, and case
  • Nametag for your child’s instrument case
  • Basics, like oil, grease, reeds, cleaning swab/rod--this usually comes with the instrument, but please double check
  • Band book, Essential Elements 2000 Book1, labeled with child’s name
  • A music stand to be kept at home for home practice
A percussion student will need the following:
  • a bell kit, Bell kits come with a practice pad, orchestra bell set, interchangeable stand, drumsticks, and bell mallets for performing.
  • a pair of Vic Firth M132 green rubber mallets for practicing.  
  • The required method book that your child will be playing from and writing into is called Essential Elements 2000 Book1 for Percussion.
  • A metronome or available computer with speakers as well as
  • a music stand for home practice is needed.

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