Violin Unit 1
Jun 17 – 24, 2017 in Emory, VA
at Virginia Suzuki Institute
Violin Unit 1
Instructor: Janet (Libby) Armour,
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 June 7 *
*A discounted Audition Fee applies if audition is submitted before April 22. If submitted within 8-weeks of the course start date, the regular audition fee will apply.
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Libby Armour is a Suzuki violin and piano instructor with a private studio in Memphis, Tennessee, an adjunct professor at the University of Memphis, teaching Suzuki Pedagogy, and the violin instructor at the University of Mississippi. Having studied in a Suzuki studio as a child, she decided quite early that teaching this method was what she wanted to do with her life. After high school, she went to Matsumoto, Japan to study at the Talent Education Institute. For two years she studied with Dr. Shinichi Suzuki, founder of the Suzuki Method, and Dr. Haruko Kataoka, piano Master Teacher. In 1980 she performed a double graduation recital and received endorsement by Dr. Suzuki to teach his Method on both instruments. She finished a degree in this country as well and has been teaching since her return. She is a certified Teacher Trainer for the Suzuki Association of the Americas. Besides private teaching, she directs the Toscanini Chamber Ensemble, which performs widely. She was Concertmaster of the Corinth Symphony for 12 years, plays free-lance in orchestras, chamber groups, and solo performances, and plays in a contra dance band. She has taught and performed throughout the United States, in Japan, and in Europe.
Saturday, June 17 to Saturday, June 24, , 2017
Emory and Henry College
Emory VA 24361
More Info & Contact
Nan Freeman, Director
Sally Ross, Chamber Music Director
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