There are countless ways to teach music, but what makes a music teacher “great”? Through a series of enlightening conversations with extraordinary educators, this six-part series offers invaluable answers and insights. Learn about the unique approaches and personal histories of masterful music teachers, discover what drives them to teach, and be inspired by stories of their life-changing successes.
All episodes will be available in fall 2023.
Everyone is an artist, and everyone can use music to express themselves. But for some, such expression is hard. It’s incredibly vulnerable to create music and reveal something so personal. But Emily Eagen emphasizes that this intimacy is to be celebrated. By weaving it into her own instruction, Emily demonstrates how intimacy is what gives music all its power.
“Mr. Gentle and Mr. Cool” written by Duke Ellington and Laura Rembert
Sony/ATV Harmony (ASCAP) / Music Sales Corporation (ASCAP) o/b/o itself and Tempo Music
Performed by Sean Jones and NYO Jazz
Emily Eagen Episode
“Where is Love?” written by Lionel Bart
Hollis Music, Inc. (BMI)
Performed by Sam Robson
“Anne” from Anne of Green Gables written and conducted by Hagood Hardy
Cymba Music o/b/o Big Bay Music Publishing (SOCAN)
Recording courtesy of Chapter 2 Productions, Inc. o/b/o Isis Records Ltd.
“I Never Will Marry” written by A.P. Carter
Peer International Corporation (BMI)