Kansas City Suzuki Institute

Visiting Violin vs. Viola Technique
Viola, Violin
Jun 2428, 2024 in Prairie Village, KS
at Kansas City Suzuki Institute


Visiting Violin vs. Viola Technique: Viola, Violin

Instructor: Julia Hardie

Event Contact & Sign up

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Phone: 857-488-0377

Additional Schedule Information

The course will meet daily 10:00am-Noon (CST) from June 24th-28th.

Event Description

This 10-hour enrichment course will focus on exploring the sizing, left hand set-up, bow technique and tone production differences and similarities for violinists and violists. Institute observation opportunities are included with enrichment course fees.

Pre-requisites: ECC and Book 1

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Trainer Information

Julia Hardie

Julia Hardie is the founder and director of the Central Texas String Academy in Waco, Texas. Julia is a Suzuki Association of the Americas viola teacher trainer. Her background includes a DMA in Viola from the U. of Iowa under William, Preucil, Sr. and study with violists, Bruno Giuranna and Paul Doktor. Julia has served on the faculties of NM St. U. and Baylor U, as conductor of the Waco Youth Orchestra, and is past president of the North Texas Suzuki Association. Currently, in addition to her full studio of Suzuki viola and violin students, Julia is assistant principal violist of the Waco Symphony. She often presents workshops where she is an advocate for starting viola study at an early age, and she teaches at Suzuki Institutes throughout the country.


Monday, June 24 to Friday, June 28, , 2024


Kansas City Suzuki Institute

Southminster Presbyterian Church
6306 Roe Ave
Prairie Village KS 66208


More Info & Contact

Website: institutekc.org

Alyssa Beckmann

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