Good News! (In a Scale)

Thought this was cute. Also a great way of showing students why learning scales is important to music. Enjoy!

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About Éowyn Fair

Éowyn is a musician with a bachelor's degree in music education. She plays multiple instruments and has participated in numerous musical ensembles, giving her a wide variety of experiences and knowledge to use in her teaching career. Of her ensemble participation, she has fifteen years of band experience, nine years choral, and four years in orchestra. Éowyn's primary instrument is clarinet, with voice and piano being close secondary instruments. Throughout her musical education career she studied voice and clarinet simultaneously. In addition to clarinet, piano, and voice, she has also studied violin and oboe at the college level, and also plays recorder, tin whistle, and other instruments in the woodwind family. If you ask Éowyn, she will say, "I chose to major in music education because I have a desire to use my knowledge and experience in music to share its beauty and foster a love of music in the hearts of my students. I hope to encourage my students to try their hardest, feel like they have accomplished something, and give them a life long passion for music." Éowyn currently teaches private lessons on clarinet, sax, flute, oboe, piano, and voice, and recently gained a position teaching orchestra and chorus at a local middle school. She is also a member of the Once Upon a Dream woodwind ensembles.
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6 Responses to Good News! (In a Scale)

  1. James Samuel Cyrus Black says:

    Any way to forward your wonderful ‘Good News! (In a scale)’ directly Mr. Fair without going through FaceBook and also while giving you and your fantastic site full credit? Thanks.

  2. ericaligenza says:

    This is great! As a pianist of nearly 14 years, I was hooked from the get go…and what an awesome video. THANK YOU for this!
    Erica
    ericaligenza.wordpress.com
    NEW POST: http://ericaligenza.wordpress.com/2013/12/18/making-christmas-count/

    • Eowyn Fair says:

      I’m glad you enjoyed this! Most of the books that I’ve used that incorporate “Joy to the World” do so around the scale, which is pretty neat to see how they work together to share good news. :)

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