Welcome to 6th Grade Band!

  • Materials

    6th Grade Students will need instruments and books by the week of September 3rd. 
    - Pencils 
    - Their method book is Standard of Excellence (Book 1, Red Cover). You can purchase this book at any local music store.
    - Percussionists: You will also need Alfred's Drum Method (Book 1, Blue Cover)
     
    We will use this book every day.  It is VERY important your students have it each class.  Concert music will be supplied to them in class.  
     
     
    Instrument
    Woodwinds6th Grade woodwinds students will need to rent. Woodwind instruments can be rented from one of our local music stores including A Plus Music, Music and Arts, and Melodee Music. Chuck Levins Washington Music is located in Maryland and is also a great place to rent or buy and instrument.
     
    Brass: 6th Grade high brass students will need to rent. High brass instruments can be rented from one of our local music stores including A Plus Music, Music and Arts, and Melodee Music. Chuck Levins Washington Music is located in Maryland and is also a great place to rent or buy an instrument.
     
    Low Brass Instruments are rented through the school and more information will be provided to the students during the first school week. 
     
    Percussion: 6th Grade percussion students will need to rent a percussion kit. Percussion kits should be rented from one of our local music stores including A Plus Music, Music and Arts, and Shamrock Music. Chuck Levins Washington Music is located in Maryland and is also a great place to rent or buy and instrument.
     
    The percussion kit comes with a bell kit, drum pad, snare sticks, keyboard mallets, and the instrument stand. Please, double check the kit to see if it does have these materials.
SOE B1
ADM B1
  • *Families in financial need should contact me to discuss other renting options.*