Violin Unit 5
Jun 2630, 2017 in Washington, DC
at Greater Washington Suzuki Institute


Violin Unit 5

Instructor: Ann Montzka-Smelser

Prerequisite course: Viola Unit 3, or Violin Unit 3

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.

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Ann Montzka-Smelser

Ann Montzka-Smelser is a Suzuki student, a Suzuki teacher, a Suzuki parent and a 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 Wheaton College teaching Suzuki Pedagogy. She also directs the NIU CSA Suzuki Strings Program. Ann currently maintains a studio of about 35 violin and viola students. a Ann has enjoyed 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 children, Benjamin and Genevieve, and her husband, Linc.


Monday, June 26 to Friday, June 30, , 2017


Greater Washington Suzuki Institute

Woodrow Wilson High School
3950 Chesapeake St NW
Washington DC 20016

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