KMS Band

2013-2014 Beginner Alto Saxophones

Now what?

Now that you know that your student will be learning alto saxophone in the fall, you can begin taking the following steps:

1) Visit one of the music stores listed at the bottom, and rent-to-own the recommended alto saxophone and required instrument supplies:

  • Yamaha YAS 23 Alto Saxophone
  • Selmer C* mouthpiece
  • Rovner or BG Ligature
  • 1 box of Vandoren Reeds #3
  • Padded neck strap
  • Chromatic tuner/metronome
  • Essential Elements 2000 books 1 for Alto Saxophone (Yellow Border)
  • Essential Elements 2000 books 2 for Alto Saxophone (Red Border)

2) Visit any school supplies store and obtain the following classroom materials:

  • 1.5 – 2 inch three ring binder with pockets for use in band class only
  • 10 or more sheet protectors
  • Pencils