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 ▶
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 ▶
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 ▶
Thank you to all that participated in the 2015 Minijournal Cover Design Contest! This year we received a record high of 47 entries! New categories were added to acknowledge the fine work of so many young artists.
You will… Read more ▶
Congratulations! You made it through the 2015 SAA Leadership Retreat! You have a renewed sense of motivation and a slew of great ideas that you are eager to implement into your studio. What do you do next? Organize your notes?… Read more ▶
Great news for Suzuki teachers and families from Alfred Music Publishing
The downloadable audio for Suzuki Piano School Vol’s 1-7 is now available for purchase on iTunes, Amazon, etc… Read more ▶
Once there was a wonderful orchestra. It had mostly violinists divided up into two sections, but also plentiful violists and cellists. Each member had thorough training, since they had all started at a very young age, and they could technically… Read more ▶
“Musical training is a more potent instrument than any other, because rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of the soul.”—Plato
In my life I have been a student, a parent and a teacher. I have seen this… Read more ▶
Jul4-12Chicago Suzuki Institute Deerfield, IL Every Child Can! Cello Unit 1 Cello Unit 2 Cello Unit 3 Cello Unit 4 Cello Unit 5 Cello Unit 6 Cello Unit 8 Cello Unit 9-10 Cello Practicum Cello Supplementary Cello,Piano,Viola,Violin Students Cello,Piano,Violin Students Piano Unit 1 Piano Unit 6 Viola Unit 5 Violin Unit 1 Violin Unit 2 Violin Unit 3 Violin Unit 4 Violin Unit 5 Violin Un