Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute

Violin Unit 2
Jul 25Aug 4, 2023 in Seattle, WA
at Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute


Violin Unit 2

Instructor: Tracy Helming Wiggin

Additional Schedule Information

Pre Institute Course Dates:
Tuesday July 25 and Friday July 28
Class to be held in-person at studio of Tracy Helming Wiggin or online via Zoom

At Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute:
Monday July 31- Friday August 4 from 3:30-5:30 ONLY.
Class can be joined in-person at JSSI or online via Zoom.

Event Description

This fully hyflex optional Unit 2 course with Tracy Helming Wiggin will include 15 class hours 8 observation hours and a new class schedule format, to give teacher workshop participants more time during institute week to observe, participate in institute events, or simply live their regular lives! Class hours can be completed both online via Zoom or in-person both at the studio of Tracy Helming Wiggin prior to JSSI and at JSSI during institute week! Observation opportunities will be provided via pre-recorded home lessons from trainer and at JSSI during Institute week.

Visit www.japanseattle.org for all scheduling and course details.

Prerequisite course:

Viola Unit 1, or Violin Unit 1

Audition: Violin Basic, or Violin Intermediate, or Violin Comprehensive, or Viola Basic, or Viola Intermediate, or Viola Comprehensive.

Deadline: All audition materials must be submitted by July 11 *

Course full.

Trainer Information

Tracy Helming Wiggin

Tracy Helming is an active Suzuki Teacher Trainer. She received a Master’s Degree in violin performance from Yale University, and completed registered Suzuki training in all 10 of the violin books, including long term training with Teri Einfeldt at the Hartt School of Music. She is a parent of two children; one is a cellist, the other a ballet dancer. Tracy is dedicated to extending the vision of Suzuki and his philosophy to all students and teachers she meets. She loves exploring the teaching concepts and the musical demands of Bach, Paganini, Kreisler, and the violin concertos and show pieces that await students beyond book 10.


Tuesday, July 25 to Friday, August 4, , 2023


This event will be held online.

Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute

3307 3rd Ave W
Seattle Pacific University
Seattle WA 98119

Phone: 425-298-3014
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