Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute

Teaching Musicality through the Fundamentals of Technique
Aug 59, 2024 in Seattle, WA
at Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute


Teaching Musicality through the Fundamentals of Technique: Violin

Instructor: Allen Lieb

Additional Schedule Information

Monday, Aug 5—Friday, Aug 9
3:30—5:30 pm PST

Event Description

This enrichment course will explore how we achieve musicality in our students through the fundamentals of violin technique, from the beginning of their studies on the violin to advanced level artistry. We will consider establishing posture set-up and balance for the violin and bow, left hand position, scale training, shifting, vibrato, an emphasis on the use of balance and weight to achieve natural tone, plus various bow strokes from basic through advanced. A complete syllabus including exercises and repertoire excerpts will be provided upon registration.

Price: $295.00

0 enrolled out of 10 maximum.

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Trainer Information

Allen Lieb

Allen Lieb Is CEO of the ISA, Chair of the ISA & SAA Violin Committees & a registered SAA & ESA Teacher-Trainer. His primary instructors in Suzuki pedagogy were John Kendall and Shinichi Suzuki. Allen is Head of the Violin Department & Instructor for Teacher-Training at the School for Strings & violin Instructor at the Diller-Quaile School, both in New York City, & a consultant for VH1SavetheMusic Foundation.


Monday, August 5 to Friday, August 9, , 2024


Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute

3307 3rd Ave W
Seattle Pacific University
Seattle WA 98119

Phone: 425-298-3014
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More Info & Contact

Website: www.japanseattle.org

Erin Rushforth, Director of Student Affairs

Phone: (425) 298-3014
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Holly Blackwelder Carpenter, Director of Teacher Development

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