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Joyce Arpke

Band Books for This year

Band Method Book Requirements 2019-2020

Entering 5th Grade:

Accent on Achievement Book 1

Accent on Achievement Book 1 (blue)

*Please make sure to find the book for the instrument you are playing

Entering 6th Grade:
Accent on Achievement book 2

Accent on Achievement Book 2 (red)

*Please get the book for the instrument you are playing

Entering 7th and 8th Grade:
Sound Innovations Ensemble Development book

Sound Innovations Ensemble Development (GREEN)

For Intermediate Concert Band

*Some of these books are available on Amazon. If you cannot find online it should still be available in store at Burt’s Music or Northwest Academy

*Clarinet, Trumpet and Alto books - please choose part 1,  part 2 or both!


Symphonic Band 9th and up:

No method book


Wish List

As our program grows so do our needs. We are in most need of band arrangements and music to grow our music library.

Band Music

JW Pepper gift card

additional money to purchase band arrangements and method books

solo and small ensemble music


Auxillary Percussion Equipment


Classroom bell set


Meinl Percussion Maracas

Cymbal cradle

drum set throne

Triangle holder


extra drum sticks 7A

yarn mallets

high and low tom drums

any used instrument in good playing condition

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