Violin Unit 5
Jun 26 – 30, 2017 in Arlington, VA
at Greater Washington Suzuki Institute
Violin Unit 5
Instructor: Ann Montzka-Smelser,
Audition: Violin Intermediate, or Violin Comprehensive.
Deadline: All audition materials must be submitted by June 26 *
*A discounted Audition Fee applies if audition is submitted before May 1. If submitted within 8-weeks of the course start date, the regular audition fee will apply.
3 enrolled out of 15 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.
Monday, June 26 to Friday, June 30, , 2017
Bishop O'Connell High School
6600 Little Falls Road
Arlington VA 22213
More Info & Contact
Ronda Cole, Music Director
Christopher Sanchez, Business Director
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