American Suzuki Institute

Developing Tone Color Throughout the Repertoire
Jul 2329, 2017 in Stevens Point, WI
at American Suzuki Institute


Developing Tone Color Throughout the Repertoire: Violin

Instructor: Alice Joy Lewis,

Event Description

How can be tone color developed throughout the Suzuki violin repertoire. Consideration will be given to both the left and right hands.


All books covered in the overview course.

Audition: Violin Basic, or Violin Intermediate, or Violin Comprehensive, or Viola Basic, or Viola Intermediate, or Viola Comprehensive.

Deadline: All audition materials must be submitted by July 23 *
*A discounted Audition Fee applies if audition is submitted before May 28. If submitted within 8-weeks of the course start date, the regular audition fee will apply.

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Trainer Information

Alice Joy Lewis

Violinist Alice Joy Lewis is the recipient of the 2007 Kansas Governor’s Arts Award for Arts Educator. She founded the Ottawa Suzuki Strings in 1966 and is also the founder and director of the Ottawa Suzuki Institute Mid-Southwest and the SOUND ENCOUNTERS programs. Mrs. Lewis has dedicated her life to teaching and is a recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award presented by the Suzuki Association of the Americas. In North America, her teaching activities have taken her to several locations in Canada and across the U.S. from Alaska to Hawaii and coast to coast. She has taught at the Suzuki Method World Conventions in Dublin, Ireland, and Matsumoto, Japan, as well as at the Pan Pacific Conference in Adelaide, Australia. Mrs. Lewis holds both music education and violin performance degrees from the University of Kansas where she studied with Raymond Cerf. She also studied with Dr. Shinichi Suzuki at the Talent Education Institute in Matsumoto, Japan.


Sunday, July 23 to Saturday, July 29, , 2017


American Suzuki Institute

1800 Portage Street, Room 147
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Stevens Point WI 54481

Phone: 715-346-3033
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