Robert Carter

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*** Mr. Carter's***

Plymouth Schools

Elementary Instrumental Music


Click this link To Tune a Guitar
Click this one To Tune ANY Instrument 

CLICK HERE for folders of all 4th and 5th grade music for
 Spring 2020.  Each folder has printable music (if you need a new copy) and a recording of the piece for you to listen to and play along with!

4th grade songs are Rodential Prognostication and
  April May March in June

5th Grade Songs are Walked on By, Theme and Variations Number 2, and Meet the Flintstones

Book One Recordings

Tips For Beginners

12 Bar Blues Accompaniment in Bb

Flute Video of Switching D, C and B flat

click here for Tips for Beginners 

Book 1 Accompaniment Recordings

All 4th and 5th grade band students need a copy of

(scroll to the bottom if you don't have the second edition)

They are available at most stores that sell and rent instruments, online (Amazon has it) or I can order it for you from CT Music ($12 percussion and $10 all others).

Local Music Stores:
Bristol Music Center: 248 Main Street, Bristol, CT 860-589-3724
ABC Music School: 367 Bantam Rd. (Route 202), Litchfield, CT 860-618-2367
George's Music: 905 New Harwinton Rd. (Route 4), Torrington, CT 860-496-9362
The Music Shop: 405 Queen St., Southington, CT 860-628-7878

Elementary Instrumental Music Teacher

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LKR Black
Plymouth Center and Harry S. Fisher are now offering
for 4th and 5th grade students.
(Teaching Guitar, Bass, Keyboard, Drums, Vocals, Improvisation and Composition.)
Click to Enter the JAMZONE!
This is intended to supplement and not supplant traditional band.  Mr. Carter requests that students participate in band and or chorus to be eligible to attend LKR.
Go to WWW.NOTEFLIGHT.COM to check out a free cloud based notation program to write your own songs! 


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* For People with Books that DO NOT say “Second Edition” you can still get e free activation code for the IPS app! 

Send an email me to

In the subject line of the email, put “Attention Ryan B regarding free IPS Code”

Please supply this information in the email

Students Full Name:

Teacher’s Name: Robert Carter

School: Plymouth Center or Fisher (depending on which school you attend)


Full Title of the Book: Standard of Excellence Book 1

Edition Number of the book (as shown in the top corner on the front cover, e.g. PW21TC)

When you receive the code you can use it for your

  1. desktop computer by downloading the software at
  2. apple device by searching “KJOS Interactive Practice Studio” on the App Store
  3. an android device by searching “KJOS Interactive Practice Studio” on Google Play.


My email that you can send things to me at is .You can enter this during set up.  You will also need your own email address.