Every Child Can!
Jun 17, 2017 in Claremont, CA
at Los Angeles Suzuki Institute
Every Child Can!
Instructor: Ann Montzka-Smelser,
Every Child Can! is a one day, 6 hour introductory course on the Suzuki philosophy and its application to education. For parents, teachers, prospective teachers and others, this course provides an inspiring, in-depth look at the Suzuki approach to teaching and learning. For teachers, ECC serves as the first course in the Suzuki Association of the Americas Teacher Development Program. Class will run 9-12 and 1-4. A box lunch is included in the tuition.
11 enrolled out of 30 maximum.
See contact information below to sign up.
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 chamber 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. She also directs the NIU CSA Suzuki Strings Program. Ann maintains a studio of about 40 violin and viola students and enjoys working with Suzuki families at Festivals in Lima, Peru, Singapore, Mexico, Costa Rica and though out the United States . Ann lives in DeKalb, IL with her husband Linc. Their Suzuki-raised children, Benjamin and Genevieve, currently study at the Cleveland Institute of Music.
Saturday, June 17, , 2017
1050 N Mills Avenue
Claremont CA 91711
More Info & Contact
April Losey, Director
Beatrice Blanc, Chamber Music Workshop Coordinator
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