Supply List 2016-2017


Participation Fees (Cash and/or Money Order Only):

-$25 non-refundable instrument rental fee for FCS instruments (first come, first served; equipment is limited)

-$60 Band Dues (does not include potential trips, All-state fees, or solo/ensemble fees)

-$10 non-refundable deposit: Deposit: due on Friday, August 26th, 2016

-$50 remaining balance: due on Friday, September 30th, 2016

-Band dues cover the following:

-Pre-concert meals for quarterly concerts

-Emergency classroom materials (reeds, valve Oil, mallets, repair parts, etc.)

-Ordering concert music

-LGPE registration fees

-Band t-shirt (for informal performances)

-Band polo shirt (formal performances)

– Snacks for performances and/or rehearsals


All Students:

-notebook: 3-ring binder; 1 or 1 ½ inch                             -sheet protectors (a minimum of 20 is required)

-pencils (at least 2)                                                                     -notebook paper & wire music stand

-dividers                                                                                          -combination lock

-set of highlighters                                                                      (key locks are not acceptable; NO EXCEPTIONS)

Woodwind Students (Flutes, Clarinets, Oboe, Saxophones, Bassoons):


-Size 2 ½ (beginners)/Size 3 or 3 ½ (returning members)

-Quality Brands: Vandorin*, Mitchell Lurie*, Juno

-Instrument Cleaning Kit


-metal ligature (beginners)/leather ligature (returning members)

-Neckstraps (for saxophones)

-Mouthpiece cover/Reed Case

Note: must have at least one pack of reeds at all times. Any clarinet, saxophone, oboe or bassoons students should not use the same reed each day. It is imperative that your child has a reed case.


Brass Students (Trumpet, Trombones, Euphoniums, French Horns, Tubas):


-Trumpet: 3C or 5C

-Trombone/Euphonium: 6 ½ AL

-Tuba: 24AW, Helleburg 120S (Advanced players)

-French Horn: medium cup

-Quality Brands: Bach*, Yamaha*, Blessing, Conn

-Valve Oil (Trumpets, Euphoniums, and Tubas)

-Slide Grease

-Rotary Oil (French Horns)

-Polishing Cloth




Percussion Students:

-Mallet Bag for sticks, labeled with student’s name:

-Plastic xylophone mallets (PLEASE PURCHASE MALLETS FIRST)

-Two pairs of sticks (Size 5A, 5B, 7A, 2A, and/or 2B)

-Stick bag w/ name on it

-Quality Brands: Vic Firth*, Ludwig*, Zildjian



Want to Purchase Your Child His or Her Own Instrument?

Do you want to guarantee your child a spot in the band? Do you want your child to perform on top-quality equipment at an affordable price? Please visit the following websites for instrument purchases, supply purchases, and/or instrumental rental programs: (located in Atlanta/College Park) (location in Fayetteville) (percussion students)