Before buying or renting an instrument for use in the Bailey Band, please consult the appropriate Band Supply and Instrument List below. The instruments and supplies listed are necessary for a successful band experience. If you have any questions about supplies, please contact one of the band directors.

Alto Sax

  • Selmer C* mouthpiece with metal Selmer ligature and cap
  • 1 box of Vandoren reeds – (blue box) 2.5 strength
  • Silk drop swab (for body of saxophone)
  • Neck Swab
  • Vandoren reed case (dark blue) – holds 4 reeds
  • Cork grease
  • York/S. Series neckstrap – black color
  • 1 pack of Vibra Ease mouthpiece cushions – thin/clear type – .013 / .33 mm
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – Alto Sax
  • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper
  • Folding music stand

Bassoon

  • 3 Jones medium-strength reeds (if taking privately, consult with private teacher)
  • Fox bassoon reed case
  • Bassoon swab
  • Bocal swab
  • Bocal Brush
  • Cork grease
  • Clear container (similar size to a prescription medicine bottle) with closeable lid (available at the Container Store)
  • Tuner/metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – Bassoon
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper and dividers
  • Folding music stand

Clarinet

  • Vandoren 5RV Lyre mouthpiece with Bonade ligature and mouthpiece cap
  • 1 Box of Vandoren reeds (blue box) 2.5 strength
  • Thumb Ez
  • Silk Swab
  • 1 Vandoren reed guard (dark blue) – holds 4 reeds
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – Clarinet
  • Cork grease
  • 1 pack of Vibra Ease mouthpiece cushions
  • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper
  • Folding music stand

Euphonium

  • Schilke 51D mouthpiece
  • Al Cass valve oil
  • B.E.R.P.
  • Cleaning cloth
  • Selmer slide grease
  • Silver-polish cloth
  • Cleaning snake brush
  • Mouthpiece brush
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – Baritone
  • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Folding music stand
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper

Flute

  • Silk or cotton flute swab (for inside of flute)
  • Polishing cloth
  • Tuning rod (should come with instrument)
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – Flute
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper and dividers
  • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Folding music stand

French Horn

  • Holton-Farkas MC mouthpiece
  • Rotary valve oil
  • B.E.R.P.
  • Cleaning cloth
  • Selmer slide grease
  • Mouthpiece brush
  • Cleaning snake brush
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – French Horn
  • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Folding Music Stand
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper

Oboe

  • 3 Jones medium-soft strength reeds (if taking privately, consult with private teacher)
  • Fox oboe reed case
  • Silk swab with tail
  • Cork grease
  • Clear container (similar size to a prescription medicine bottle) with closeable lid (available at the Container Store)
  • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – Oboe
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper and dividers
  • Folding music stand

Percussion

    • Simple Steps to Successful Snare Drumming, by Kennan Wylie
    • A Fresh Approach to Mallet Percussion by Mark Wessels
    • Stick & Mallet Bag (Vic Firth Basic Stick Bag *Recommended)
    • 1 pair Vic Firth SD1 general snare drum sticks (No drumset sticks please)
    • 8” Remo Tunable Practice Pad + stand (stand sold separately)
    • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-50 * Recommended
    • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
    • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
    • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper
    • Folding music stand (for at home practice)

      The Following Supplies will need to to be obtained by the 2nd week of October:
    • 1 pair IP240 Innovative Percussion Medium Marimba Mallets
    • 1 pair IP-GT3 timpani mallets
    • Practice Marimba  (new or used, MPM Model preferred)

Trombone

  • Schilke 51 mouthpiece
  • Trombotine (slide cream)
  • B.E.R.P.
  • Small spray bottle for water to use on slide
  • 2 cleaning cloths
  • Selmer slide grease
  • Cleaning snake brush
  • Mouthpiece brush
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – Trombone
  • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper
  • Folding music stand

Trumpet

  • Mouthpiece: Bach 5C
  • Al Cass oil
  • Selmer slide grease
  • B.E.R.P.
  • Cleaning cloth
  • Cleaning snake brush
  • Mouthpiece brush
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – Trumpet
  • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper
  • Folding music stand

Tuba

  • Miraphone Rose TU or Conn Helleberg 7B mouthpiece
  • Al Cass valve oil (2 bottles)
  • Cleaning cloth
  • Selmer slide grease (2 bottles)
  • Mouthpiece brush
  • Cleaning snake brush
  • BERP
  • Essential Elements 2000, Book 1 – Tuba
  • Tuner/Metronome – Korg TM-40
  • Mechanical pencil – needed daily for band class
  • Luggage tag – attached to case handle at all times
  • Notebook – black 3-ring 1 in. binder with pockets and supply of loose-leaf paper
  • Folding music stand

Music stores you may find helpful for repairs and/or supplies:

Music and Arts
5206 Brodie Lane, STE 220
Sunset Valley, TX 78745-2572
512-892-0044
www.musicarts.com

Strait Music
2428 W. Ben White Boulevard
Austin, TX 78704
512-476-6968
www.straitmusic.com

RG’s Music Repair
333 Limestone Trail
Austin, TX 78737
512-514-1036

Woodwind & Brasswind
www.wwbw.com

Music 123
www.music123.com

Hillje Music
1601 South I.H. 35, Suite 379
Round Rock, TX 78664
512-310-1331
www.hilljemusic.com