New SAA Communications Team

January 21, 2022

With the start of the new SAA Executive Director Angelica Cortez on January 31, we’re excited to also announce the new SAA Communications Team! Certainty and fairness are the leading values of the team which consists of the Executive Director, the… Read more ▶

Suzuki Association of the Americas Appoints Angelica Cortez as New Executive Director

January 10, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 10, 2022 Suzuki Association of the Americas appoints Angelica Cortez as new Executive Director Boulder, Colorado. The Suzuki Association of the Americas (SAA) announced today Angelica Cortez has been appointed Executive Director of the organization. An experienced leader in… Read more ▶

Executive Director Announcement Monday

January 7, 2022

You’re invited… To join the welcome wagon! We’re very excited for Monday, January 10, 2022, when we will publicly announce the new Executive Director of the Suzuki Association of the Americas. They are an experienced leader with a deep passion for music. In… Read more ▶

First Piano Practice Challenge Suzuki Piano Tour 2022

November 18, 2021

Suzuki Piano Teachers of the Americas Dear teacher: Please receive a heartfelt greeting on behalf of the International Suzuki Piano Teachers Alliance, created in 2021 by a group of Teacher Trainers from the United States and Canada, and a work team composed… Read more ▶
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In Memoriam Lorraine Ellen Greenfield Westermark

November 12, 2021

Lorraine Ellen Greenfield Westermark, age 72, passed unexpectedly November 8, 2021 at New Hanover Medical Center. Lorraine was born in Utica, New York to Robert and Eleanor Greenfield on March 7, 1949. She grew up in a small farming community… Read more ▶

Short Score Survey 2021

October 5, 2021

Thank you for taking this three-minute survey. Your opinion matters, and the SAA plans to use your feedback to redesign the newsletter to make sure we’re promoting what members most want to read. Please answer all of… Read more ▶

In Memoriam Carol Sykes

October 5, 2021

On Friday, September 24, 2021, Carol Sykes, Suzuki violin teacher, founding member and first president of both the Suzuki Association of Massachusetts and the Young Peoples‘ String Consort, passed away at age 83. Carol Sykes was born May 13, 1938 in… Read more ▶

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