Krum Middle School Band

2013-2014 Beginner Euphoniums

Now what?

Now that you know that your student will be learning euphonium, you can begin taking the steps outlined in this flier. The euphonium (also referred to as baritone) is a school-owned instrument. This means that you will rent the instrument from KMS for the school year. You will need to print and fill out this form or obtain it from a director.


1) Attend our instrument drive one of the music stores listed at the bottom, and purchase the required instrument supplies:


  • Bach 6 ½ AL
  • Al Cass Valve Oil, slide grease, cleaning snake, mouthpiece brush
  • Chromatic tuner/metronome
  • Essential Elements 2000 books 1 for Baritone B.C. (Yellow 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


3) Visit a store like Target or Wal Mart and obtain the following:


  • Large black towel for the instrument to rest on the student's lap
  • Rolling luggage cart to make transporting the instrument case easier. (examples)