Pursuing Excellence for Tomorrow's Challenges
SUPPLIES FOR STRINGS 5TH GRADE:
You will need the following supplies for EVERY class :
- 1/2 inch 3 ring binder (preferably with window)
- Essential Elements for Strings book 1
- Instrument and bow
VIOLINS and VIOLAS- shoulder rest -
The "Kun" or "Sumi" brands are recommended, and last for years. Shoulder rests help your child achieve proper playing posture, which is crucial for success!
CELLOS and BASSES - rock stop
This disk protects your floor, and helps keep the instrument from slipping out under the player.)
ALL INSTRUMENTS - Rosin and a soft cloth
An old piece of t-shirt or soft rag works well for wiping off your instrument after use. The cloth will be kept in your case.
A MUSIC STAND is required for home practice and for our district-wide concert in January. (district 5 provides music stands at school).