Lesson Resources

METHOD BOOKS FOR STUDYING TRUMPET WITH PATRICK WHITEHEAD

First Year Private Students - Beginner to Advanced Beginner

  • Walter Beeler Method for the Cornet/Trumpet Book 1 
    Publisher - Alfred Music 

Core Method Books - Intermediate and Advanced Students

  • Arban’s Complete Conservatory Method  
    Publisher - Dover Editions 
  • Technical Studies for Cornet/Trumpet by Herbert L. Clarke 
    Publisher - Carl Fischer 
  • Daily Drills and Technical Studies  by Max Schlossberg 
    Publisher - M Barron 

Recommended Supplemental Method Books 

  • Lip Flexibilities by Bai Lin 
    Publisher - Balquhidder Music  
  • Daily Scale Builder - by Rob Roy McGregor  
    Publisher - Balquhidder Music 
  • Concone Lyrical Studies for Trumpet  Transcribed by John Sawyer 
    Publisher -  
  • Odd Meter Etudes by Everett Gates 
    Publisher -  

State Band Auditions

Junior All State Band audition music is selected from: 

  • Second Book of Practical Studies by Robert Getchel 
    Publisher - Alfred Music 

Senior All State Band Audition Music is selected from: 

  • Rubank Selected Studies H.Voxman 
    Publisher - Rubank