Clarinet students must be nine years old and to have preferably completed Recorder 1. Pupils will be taken through reading of notation and rhythm with their clarinet and may need to purchase a tutorial workbook relevant to their level.
If students need to hire a clarinet for the year's lessons, they can do so from TSOM. Clarinet hirage is $200.
Intermediate clarinet players will routinely be invited to join the Taupō Youth Wind Band.