Violin Unit 1
Jul 1421, 2018 in Edmonton, AB
at Alberta Summer Suzuki Institute


Violin Unit 1

Instructor: Elayne Ras,

Prerequisite course:

Every Child Can!, or Filosofía

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 4 *
*A discounted Audition Fee applies if audition is submitted before May 19. If submitted within 8-weeks of the course start date, the regular audition fee will apply.

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Trainer Information

Elayne Ras

Elayne Ras began Suzuki violin lessons at the age of 11 at the first Suzuki school in Toronto. She received her Honours Bachelor in Music Performance & her BA in Psychology from the University of Western Ontario and was certified as a Suzuki teacher trainer in 2002. Elayne has been a clinician for numerous Suzuki workshops and institutes in Canada and the US, has adjudicated at music festivals around Ontario, and served 10 years on the board of the Suzuki Association of Ontario, including a term as Chair. She performed with the Stratford Symphony Orchestra for 5 years, is now a member of the Guelph Symphony, and conducted a community band of all ages in Goderich for 19 years. Now living in Rockwood, she teaches full-time with the Suzuki String School of Guelph, after teaching with Huron String School in Goderich for 26 years. Elayne is currently the Director of Violin/Viola Programming for the Southwestern Ontario Suzuki Institute in Waterloo, Ontario, and was invited to tour China as a member of the Ontario Festival Symphony Orchestra over the Christmas break, 2011-12.


Saturday, July 14 to Saturday, July 21, , 2018


Alberta Summer Suzuki Institute

University of Alberta
11298 89 Ave NW
Edmonton AB T6G 2C9

Phone: 780-944-4209
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