Mr. Pecor - Lessons

Cycle 1 Group A

6th Grade Flute Cycle 1 A -

Next Lesson:      3/21
period:                    8
Assignment: Overtone Exercise -  Eb, E F, F#, G, Ab, A, Bb, B, C, C#, D
pg. Page 10

Memorize Eb scale and F Scale (pg. 51 in book)       

Cycle 1 Group B

6th Grade Clarinet Cycle 1 B

Next Lesson:            3/21
Period                           1

Lesson Assignment:
Pop-ups, scales, C scale up high

 pg. book 2 through page 8.

 High Note Naming Help:

Work on the c scale with the high B and C fingerings

Cycle 1 Group C

6th Grade Clarinet 1 C

Next lesson:            3/21
Period                           3

Pg. 3+4 in Book no. 2.   Note name and finger!!!!  HUGE!!!  Plus 3 scales!

Cycle 1 Group D

8th Grade Trumpet Cycle 1 D

Next Lesson:                  3/21
Period:                                6

Lip Slurs, 7 Scales (adding your Eb and A scale to the example)   ,

Pg. 5-8 in the new book

D - fingered with the 3rd valve slide out.


Cycle 2 Group A

6th Grade Trumpet Cycle 2 A

Next Lesson:                    3/22
Period:                                  8

Scales (your C and Bb Scale and D Scale...concert Bb and Concert Ab and concert C on pg. 51), Lip Slurs,
MOS: pg. 3 and 4 in Measures of Success Book 2!

 D Scale - D E F# G A B C# D

Cycle 2 Group B

5th Grade Flute Group 2 B

Next Lesson:                   3/22
Period:                                 1

MOS:  Pg. 21 and a playing test on 3.25 and Octave slurs

Cycle 2 Group C

5th Grade Baritone

Next Lesson:                    3/22
Period:                                 3

Practice Buzzing, tounging, Practice Bb, C, D, and Eb With your fingering chart,
pg. 3.23-3.29  skip 3.24


Cycle 2 Group D

8th Grade Trumpet Cycle 2 D

Next Lesson:                  3/22
Period:                               6

Pg. Student Instrumental Course Pgs 3-6

Cycle 3 A

6th Grade Baritone/trombone

Next Lesson:                3/23
Period:                              8

Lip Slurs, Long Tones
MOS:  Pg. 5
  Also, Bb and Ab scales add the C scale (see reference on page 51).  Use the recordings as you practice!  They will help!


Cycle 3 Group B

5th Grade Clarinet

Next Lesson:                3/23
Period:                              8

Play on mouthpiece and Barrel, try to get F# on a tuner. 
MOS:  pg. 21 plus pop-ups

Cycle 3 Group C

5th Grade Clarinet Cycle 3 C

Next Lesson:           3/23
Period:                         3

Practice mouthpiece and Barrel.  Aim for an F# on a tuner.  Work on assembling instrument and notes, C, D, E, F, and G. 
MOS:  examples 3.24-3.29


Cycle 3 Group D

8th Grade Low Brass Cycle 3 Group D

Next Lesson:                3/23
Period:                              6

(Scales), lip slurs, long tones,

MOS: Pg. 17 and 7 scales


Cycle 4 Group A

6th Grade Trumpet Cycle 4 Group A

Next Lesson:                   3/26
Period:                                 8
Lip Slurs, Scales, Long Tones.  C and Bb scale.  Check my scale page from my website if you need help!!!
MOS: Pg. 10
Add your D scale  You can find it here:


Cycle 4 Group B

5th Grade Trombone Cycle 4 Group B

Next Lesson:                 3/26
Period:                               1

MOS:  pg. 20



Cycle 4 Group C

5th Grade Sax Cycle 4 C

Next Lesson:                   3/26
Period:                                 3

MOS:  examples 3.18-3.22 I will listen to each example individually.

Cycle 4 Group D

7th Grade Trumpet Cycle 4 D

Next Lesson:            3/26
Period:                          7

Scales,  pg 20
All five scales.  C, G, F, D, Bb

Cycle 5 Group A

6th Saxophone Cycle 5 A

Next Lesson:                 3/19
Period:                              7

Pg. 6 plus the Marines Hymn
D Scale and C Scale (concert F...can be found on bottom of page 51):  D, E, F#, G, A, B, C#, D (and backwards)

Cycle 5 Group B

5th Grade Trumpet Cycle 5 B

Next Lesson:                3/19
Period:                              8

pg. 20 Plus lip Slurs (0, 2, 1, 1 +2) do the two tier lip slurs


Cycle 5 Group C

6th Grade Tuba Cycle 5 C

Next Lesson:              3/19
Period:                            1

MOS:  Page 42

Cycle 5 Group D

7th Grade Trumpet Cycle 5 D

Next Lesson:                    3/19
Period:                                  3

Scales YOUR Bb, C, and D Scales add the F and G scales (CONCERT C, Bb, and Ab...add Concert Eb and F Scales), lip slurs, long tones,
Pg. 18

Cycle 6 Group A

6th Grade Horn Cycle 6 A

Next Lesson:                       3/20
Period:                                     7


Cycle 6 Group B

5th Grade Percussion Cycle 6 Group B

Next Lesson:             3/20
Period:                           8

Page  20+21

Cycle 6 Group C

7th Grade Tuba/Julia Cycle 6 Group C

Next Lesson:                   3/20
Period:                                  1

Kappauf...get as far as you can!!

Cycle 6 Group D

7th Grade Low Brass Cycle 6 D

Next Lesson:             3/20
Period:                           3

Scales Bb, Eb, C, and Ab and add F scale(All Scales can be found on page 50 or on our website), Lip Slurs, Long tones
MOS:  19


Trombone Scales:


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