on Scales & Chords
8 Bar Scale Game
the Scale into 4 X 2 note bars.
In this game the
players try to assemble the notes in bar one, then bar two, bar three and so on.To begin
place the pack of cards (face downwards) in the center of the table.
Each player in turn
will draw a card from the top of the pack and keep it if it is one of the note cards
required in the bar, or Reject it if it is not or if that player has already got that
The next player (only) may wish to take
the rejected card instead of drawing from the pack.
The player who has collected all the
required cards in the bar is declared the winner of that bar and may move on to the next bar. The other players must replay the
The player who
completes all 8 bars is declared the overall winner.
© D R Music, Tipperary, Ireland 2001