Conference Sponsors


Emerald Sponsors

Robertson and Sons Violin Shop, Inc.

Robertson & Sons Violin Shop, Inc.
Phone: 1-800-284-6546
Email: [javascript protected email address]
robertsonviolins.com

Sponsor of the
Montrose Trio & Masterclasses
with violinist Martin Beaver & cellist Clive Greensmith

Robertson Violin Shop offers the following services: nation wide student rental program, bow and instrument sales (student and professional), instrument repair, bow repair, major restoration, sales of accessories and string sheet music. Everything you need for a bowed string instrument.



Platinum Sponsors

Shar Music

Shar Music
Phone: 1-800-248-7427
Email: [javascript protected email address]
www.sharmusic.com

Co-Sponsor of
Welcome Reception

Sponsor of
James Dunham, Viola & Chamber Music Clinician

Since 1962, Shar has offered a complete line of violins, violas, cellos and basses for students through professionals, as well as all accessories and a full line of Suzuki Method materials.



Gold Sponsors

Alfred Publishing

Alfred Music
Phone: 818-891-5999
Email: [javascript protected email address]
www.alfred.com

Co-Sponsor of
Welcome Reception

Alfred Music, the sole distributor outside of Japan for the Suzuki® Method, offers a comprehensive catalog of education and popular materials for piano, theory, instrumental, choral, vocal and guitar, including instructional DVDs and software.


Kawai America

Kawai America
Phone: 310-631-1771
Email: [javascript protected email address]
www.kawaius.com

Sponsor of
Kawai Pianos & Piano Ensemble event

Kawai is the maker of the World’s Most Advanced Piano. Over 75 years of proven craftsmanship and painstaking research have enabled Kawai to offer the most advanced acoustic and digital pianos available today.


Schmitt Music Logo
Paul Schmitt Violin Shop Logo

Schmitt Music
Phone: 1-877-724-6488
www.schmittmusic.com


Provider of
discounted rental instruments for conference use, and co-sponsor with Kawai of conference pianos

Schmitt Music stores specialize in pianos, keyboards, band & orchestra instruments, accessories, sheet music & books, and more. We offer the services of over 40 technicians who repair and service thousands of instruments.



Silver Sponsors

Connolly Music Company-Thomastik-Infeld

Connolly Music Company
Phone: 1-800-644-5268
Email: [javascript protected email address]
www.connollymusic.com

Sponsor of
Advanced Violin Performing Ensemble

Sales, marketing and distribution specialists, Connolly Music Company is dedicated to connecting manufacturers, resellers, and the devoted community of musicians they serve.


D’Addario & Company

D’Addario & Co., Inc.
Phone: 631-439-3300
Email: [javascript protected email address]
daddario.com

Sponsor of
Teacher Trainer Luncheon

D’Addario and Company is the world’s largest manufacturer of musical accessories under several divisions and the preferred choice of professional and serious amateur musicians worldwide.


Super-Sensitive Strings

Super-Sensitive Musical String Co.
Phone: 941-371-0016
Email: [javascript protected email address]
supersensitive.com

Sponsor of
Paul Ellison, Bass Clinician

Manufacturers of musical strings and accessories for bowed instruments. Red Label and Red Label Pearl are the premier string choices among music educators.


CodaBow International, Ltd.

CodaBow International, Ltd.
Phone: (888) CODABOW
Email: [javascript protected email address]
codabow.com

Sponsor of
SYOA 1 & SYOA 2

CodaBow International is the maker of the CodaBow family of premier performance bows. CodaBow International unites time-honored bow making traditions with the science of today’s advanced materials to create a family of performance bows to serve players at every level.



Bronze Sponsors

Brannen Brothers Flutemakers Logo

Brannen Brothers Flutemakers, Inc.
Phone: ​(781) 935-9522
brannenflutes.com

Sponsor of
Robert Langevin, Flute Clinician

Renowned makers of professional, handmade flutes and headjoints.