American Suzuki Institute

Violin Practicum
Jul 2330, 2022 in Stevens Point, WI
at American Suzuki Institute

What

Violin Practicum

Instructor: Ann Montzka Smelser

Additional Schedule Information

This course is offered both in-person at Stevens Point and online. Pedagogy and observations will take place during the regular ASI class hours: 8-11 am CDT and 1-4 pm CDT (some recorded observations offered as well). Other institute activities take place during the later afternoon and evening hours. Whether attending online or in-person, attendance at some of these events is strongly encouraged.

Event Description

Events such as recitals will be live-streamed for those attending virtually. Opening Ceremonies and TWP Orientation Meeting (required) on July 24. Registration opens in February.

Prerequisite course:

Viola Unit 1, or Violin Unit 1

Price: $490.00

2 enrolled out of 5 maximum.

See contact information below to sign up.

Trainer Information

Ann Montzka Smelser

Ann Montzka-Smelser is a Suzuki Student, Teacher, Parent and Suzuki Teacher Trainer. In between receiving her Bachelors of Music Education and Masters in Performance and Pedagogy at Northern Illinois University, Ann studied with Dr. Shinichi Suzuki at the Talent Education Institute in Matsumoto, Japan.
Ann has performed in many orchestras and ensembles and is currently principal violist with Camerata Chicago and concertmaster of the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra. Ann is on the music faculty at Northern Illinois University and Northwestern University teaching Suzuki Pedagogy, Director of the NIU CSA Suzuki Strings Program and teacher at the Music Institute of Chicago. Ann maintains a studio of 40 violin and viola students and enjoys working with Suzuki families at Festivals in Lima, Peru, Singapore, Mexico, Costa Rica and though out the US. Ann lives in DeKalb, IL with her husband Linc. Their Suzuki-raised children, Benjamin and Genevieve are currently studying music in college.

When

Saturday, July 23 to Saturday, July 30, , 2022

Where

American Suzuki Institute

1800 Portage St
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Stevens Point WI 54481
USA

Phone: 715-346-3033
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www.uwsp.edu/suzuki/asi

More Info & Contact

Website: www.uwsp.edu/suzuki/asi

Ann Marie Novak, Director, Director of Suzuki Programs at UWSP

Phone: 715-346-4889
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Chandra Page, Suzuki Program Assistant

Phone: 715-346-3033
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Mary Moran, Strings Coordinator

Phone: 715-346-3033
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