Happy Birthday Dr. Suzuki!

September 29, 2015

This October 17, 2015 we commemorate Dr. Suzuki’s 117th birthday and remember the extraordinary man at the heart of our Suzuki world. Read more ▶

Thank You, Suzuki Parents:
Everything You Do is Much Appreciated

September 3, 2015 by Merlin Thompson

Thank you, Suzuki parents. You do an amazing job. We teachers cannot even begin to express how deeply we value who you are—your vision, your commitment, your love for your child and music. Read more ▶

Viva México! Viva Suzuki Voice!
12th International Songs for Sharing Workshop

August 10, 2015 by Analia Paula Capponi-Savolainen, Amelia Seyssel

Con corazones desbordados nos reunirnos en el histórico Castillo de Chapultepec y cantamos juntos en el concierto de clausura del 12vo Encuentro Internacional ‘Canciones para compartir’ de Voz Suzuki en la ciudad de México el pasado mes de Abril. Desde… Read more ▶

Second Mexican Suzuki Encounter: Forming Community

August 10, 2015 by Leslie Mizrahi

2do Encuentro Mexicano Suzuki: Formando comunidad Por  Leslie Mizrahi La música es un camino  muy enriquecedor que genera encuentros que, en una manera muy particular, disminuye el “yo” para aceptar el “tú”;se hace borroso asimismo para incluir al grupo que escucha o… Read more ▶

The Real Magic of the Conference: Student Performances

July 21, 2015 by Megan Titensor

As the Conference Committee plans for the 17th Biennial SAA Conference in May 2016, we are energized by all the exciting potential that lies ahead for engaging discussion, inspiring sessions, and most importantly student performances. This is where the true… Read more ▶

Conference Committee Invitation

July 14, 2015 by Patricia Purcell

As members of the Conference Committee, we invite teachers, parents, and students to attend the SAA Conference in Minneapolis, May 26-30, 2016.  The Conference is a celebration of who we are and what we do—We Are Suzuki: Embracing the Vision.… Read more ▶

Music and Social Responsibility

June 17, 2015 by Mark George

Do musicians have a special responsibility to serve their community? This is a question I have asked myself throughout my more than thirty year career as a musician, music teacher and arts administrator. Music is a language that is at once… Read more ▶


June 14, 2015

The joy of music is exemplified in this beautiful video of over 450 students singing Wishing at the 2nd Suzuki Encuentro in Morelia, Mexico, May 2015. Conducted by Ernesto “Tato” Garcia Velasco, this performance was part of the final festival… Read more ▶

SAA Piano Teacher Trainer Fay Adams Honored as TMTA Teacher of the Year

June 12, 2015

Congratulations to Fay Swadley Adams, SAA Piano Teacher Trainer, who has been named as the Tennesee Music Teachers Association Teacher of the Year! Fay has made an invaluable impact in her community and in the larger Suzuki community with… Read more ▶

Annual Meeting 2015

June 14, 2015

Video from the 2015 Annual Meeting in Deer Creek Lodge, Ohio on May 23rd. Read more ▶

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