• A good quality instrument
     
    Clarients and Saxophones  Reeds 
            Reed Brands:  Rico, Rico Royal, or Van Doren  
            Reed size:  2  unless I told the student to get a 2 1/2.
     
    Lesson Book:  Premier Performance Book 1
     
    Percussion:   Premier Performance Book 1  Combined Percussion
     
    Music Stand 
     
    Metronome:  Students can download a free metronome app.  The one used in class is Metro Timer.
    Audacity:  This is a recording program.  The students can record themselves, listen to themselves, and save a s mp3 (this can be burned to a CD).  This is a free download that operates on both windows and Mac systems.  Here is the website for the free downloadhttp://audacity.sourceforge.net/download/