Violin Unit 1
Jan 30 – Feb 5, 2017 in Heredia, Costa Rica
at Suzuki Fest Costa Rica
Violin Unit 1
Instructor: 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, January 30 to Sunday, February 5, , 2017
Barrio El Socorro, San Miguel, Santo Domingo
Phone: 506 70766903
More Info & Contact
The SAA does not run the workshops and summer institutes; it approves separate businesses to run them. For specific information on schedules, enrollment, pricing, housing, etc. please contact sponsoring organizations directly with inquiries. To get your event listed here, please see the Event Listing Guide.