• Use a metronome for whatever you’re practicing
  • Work on tonguing various notes, both single and repeated notes
  • Get the Rubank Elementarry Method


  • Practice tapping your foot with a metronome, as well as counting and clapping. Clap various rhythms, switching between whole, half and quater notes.
  • Work on lesson 3 in your book
  • Practice Duke Street, make sure you can clap the rhythms before you play