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    **All supplies listed below are necessary for each student in these classes. Please make sure you have all items by the end of the first week of school. No student should be without an instrument entering into the second week of school. For any financial needs, please contact the school PRIOR to the first day of school**

     

     

    6th Grade Orchestra

    1. Instrument in good working condition – Rental suggestions are Day Violins, Music and Arts, The Music Loft, or Minton’s Music **Do not purchase from Amazon, Ebay, etc.**
    2. String Basics Book 1 - method book (purchase in music store or online)
    3. Rosin (purchase at music store)
    4. Clip-on tuner (preferred brand - Axerig) - see this link (comes with extra battery!): https://www.amazon.com/AxeRig-Chromatic-Acoustic-Mandolin-Woodwinds/dp/B00KDE3U5K
    5. Music stand (ABSOLUTELY needed for at home practice) – a folding wire stand is perfectly good (can find online at Sharmusic.com or in a music store)
    6. Three-ring binder JUST for strings, including:
      1. Loose-leaf paper
      2. 5 clear sheet protectors
      3. Clip-in pencil pouch including - pencils and two (2) different colored highlighters
    7. Name tag with your name on it attached to the outside of your instrument case
    8. Shoulder Rest (violin/viola only - “Kun” or similar brand;  purchase at music store)
    9. Rock stop (cello only - purchase at music store)

     

    7th Grade Orchestra Supply List

    1. Instrument in good working condition - get sized again before the school year starts
    2. String Basics, Book 1 - method book (purchase in music store or online) (same as 6th grade year)
    3. Rosin (purchase at music store)
    4. Clip-on tuner (suggested brand; comes with extra battery: https://www.amazon.com/AxeRig-Chromatic-Acoustic-Mandolin-Woodwinds/dp/B00KDE3U5K)
    5. Music stand (needed for at home practice) – a folding wire stand is perfectly good (can find online at Sharmusic.com or in a music store)
    6. Three-ring binder JUST for strings, including:
      1. Loose-leaf paper
      2. 5 clear sheet protectors
      3. Clip-in pencil pouch including - pencils and two (2) different colored highlighters
    7. Name tag with your name on it attached to the outside of your instrument case
    8. Shoulder Rest (violin/viola only - “Kun” or similar brand;  purchase at music store)
    9. Rock stop (cello only - purchase at music store)

     

    8th Grade Orchestra Supply List

    1. Instrument in good working condition - get sized again and/or upgrade before the school year if needed
    2. String Basics, Book 2 - method book (purchase in music store or online)
    3. Rosin (purchase at music store)
    4. Clip-on tuner (recommended brand: Axerig (comes with extra battery): https://www.amazon.com/AxeRig-Chromatic-Acoustic-Mandolin-Woodwinds/dp/B00KDE3U5K )
    5. Music stand (needed for at home practice) – a folding wire stand is perfectly good (can find online at Sharmusic.com or in a music store)
    6. Small, flexible pencil pouch including: pencils and two (2) different colored highlighters (**you will receive a large orchestra folder from me for the year, so this needs to fit in the pocket**)
    7. Name tag with your name on it attached to the outside of your instrument case
    8. Shoulder Rest (violin/viola only - “Kun” or similar brand;  purchase at music store)
    9. Rock stop (cello only - purchase at music store)