The following step-up instruments are approved for use in all Plano ISD schools:
Flute--Yamaha YFL-461H, Yamaha YFL-577H, or Miyazawa Series 102 or higher.
Clarinet--Buffet R-13 or Yamaha YCL-CSVR (either with Vandoren M13 Lyre mouthpiece and Vandoren M/O series ligature)
Alto Saxophone--Yamaha YAS-875EX with Vandoren AL3 mouthpiece and Vandoren M/O series ligature)
Trumpet--Bach Strad 180-37S, Bach Artisan AB190S, or Yamaha Xeno YTS-8335S (any with Bach 5C mouthpiece).
Trombone--Bach Strad 42BO or Conn 88HO (either with Bach 5G mouthpiece)
There are other options in addition to those listed above. Before you buy, be sure to contact Mr. Tucker if you are interested in a model not listed above.
Oboe, Bassoon, Tenor Sax, Bari Sax, French Horn, Euphonium, or Tuba Players interested in purchasing an instrument should schedule a time to visit with Mr. Tucker about options. Percussionists interested in marimbas or drum sets should visit with Mr. Tucker.
Rice Middle School Raven Band 8500 Gifford Drive Plano, Texas 75025 469-752-6132