KMS Band

2013-2014 Beginner Flutes

Now what?

Now that you know that your student will be learning flute 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 flute and required instrument supplies:


  • Yamaha YFL 281S Open Hole Flute
  • Cleaning rod and swab
  • Thumb guide Bo Pep
  • Chromatic tuner/metronome
  • Essential Elements 2000 books 1 for Flute (Yellow Border)
  • Essential Elements 2000 books 2 for Flute (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