Practice Sheet:

General Music Info:

Grade 6 Students DO NOT need to get instruments prior to school starting. We will be having an instrument “petting zoo” in September where students can try out the different instruments before selecting one.

Instrument options:

Woodwinds: Flute, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone

Brass: Trumpet, Trombone, Baritone, Tuba

**If your child is in grade 6 and is interested in playing percussion, please email me. This instrument will be assigned on a “first come first serve” basis. ( NOTE: Percussion has been filled for the 2016/2017 class

Instrumental Music supply Checklist:

Instrument and case with name tag labeled clearly on the case. (Rent, purchase or finance your instrument at Long and McQuade, see below). As each instrument is different, the sales reps are very helpful and are fully capable of answering any questions you may have.

Woodwinds: Mouthpiece, Ligature and Cap as well as Multiple reeds (2 1⁄2), Cork grease

Brass: Mouthpiece and valve/slide oil

Band Book:

Standard of Excellence Book 1 (red cover) ($8-10) for each student’s specified instrument.

Thank you in advance for your support. I look forward to a great musical year!

Sincerely, Jennie McInnes

Recommended Store: Long and McQuade 3180 Mainway Drive, Burlington 905-319-3330