Western Springs School of Talent Education

Violin Overview Books 1-4
Oct 1923, 2017 in Western Springs, IL
at Western Springs School of Talent Education


Violin Overview Books 1-4

Instructor: Nancy Jackson,

Event Description

Violin Overview Books 1-4 Dates:

Thursday, October 19 at 1:00 p.m. through Monday, October 23 at 1:00 p.m.


All 8 hours of observations will be included in the 5 days of class. This will include both group and private lesson observations.


The class will trace specific left hand and bowing skills from the very beginning stages of Twinkle through the Bach Double Concerto at the end of Book 4. Teachers will each be asked to track a specific skill as part of the class, with discussion following each assignment. Group lesson ideas and the progression of scales and etudes will also be covered.


All books covered in the overview course.

Price: $415.00

0 enrolled out of 15 maximum.

See contact information below to sign up.

Trainer Information

Nancy Jackson

Nancy Jackson is the Assistant Director of the Western Springs School of Talent Education, in Western Springs, Illinois, where she teaches both violin and viola. She is a registered Violin Teacher Trainer with the Suzuki Association of the Americas, and is active in training young teachers locally and at summer institutes. Nancy holds a Bachelor of Music Education and a Master of Music in Violin Performance from Northwestern University. Her principal teachers were Talmadge Smith, Mary Ann Mumm, and Henryk Kowalski. Her Suzuki teacher training was done with Margery Aber, James Mauer, and Carol Dallinger. She founded the Suzuki School of Music in Bismarck, North Dakota, in 1986. She has also taught at the University of Evansville (IN) Suzuki program, and Western Illinois University. Nancy is an avid golfer and cyclist, and also enjoys spending time with her two cats, Mimi and Musetta.


Thursday, October 19 to Monday, October 23, , 2017


Western Springs School of Talent Education

1106 Chestnut St
Western Springs IL 60558

Phone: 708-246-9309
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More Info & Contact

Website: www.wsste.com

Ed Kreitman, Director

Phone: 708-246-9309
Fax: 708-246-9394

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