Suzuki Association of Washington State (SAWS)

Creative Ability Development
Oct 45, 2019 in Ellensburg, WA
at Suzuki Association of Washington State (SAWS)


Creative Ability Development

Instructor: Alice Kay Kanack,

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Phone: 206-326-0658

Price: $140.00

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Trainer Information

Alice Kay Kanack

Alice Kay Kanack earned her BM in composition and viola performance from the Eastman School of Music in 1985. She trained in Suzuki pedagogy in the US and with Dr. Suzuki in Japan. She is author of the Creative Ability Development Series of books and CDs including the recently released book “Improvising String Quartets” published and distributed by Alfred Publishing Co. She is also the owner/director of the Kanack School of Music in Rochester, NY. She has presented at SAA and ASTA conferences and at the University of Rochester/Eastman Symposium on Musical Creativity and Recent Brain Research. Other appearances include conferences in Sydney, Australia; Paris, France; Matsumoto, Japan; and multiple appearances across the United States and Canada.


Friday, October 4 to Saturday, October 5, , 2019


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Sharon Wherland, Vice President

Phone: 206-307-2318
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Ward Beebe, Treasurer

Phone: 360-929-0457
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Andrea Talley, President

Phone: 425-226-6053
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Lisa Toner, Secretary

Phone: 253-448-8337
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Kerry Travers, Membership

Phone: 509-682-8475
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Ashley Sullivan Horn, Graduation Committee Chair

Phone: 206-372-2290
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