Ozark Suzuki Institute

Violin Unit 5
Jul 2631, 2020 in Siloam Springs, AR
at Ozark Suzuki Institute


Violin Unit 5

Instructor: Holly Smardo,

Prerequisite course:

Viola Unit 3, or Violin Unit 3

Audition: Violin Intermediate, or Violin Comprehensive.

Deadline: All audition materials must be submitted by July 26 *
*A discounted Audition Fee applies if audition is submitted before May 31. If submitted within 8-weeks of the course start date, the regular audition fee will apply.

Price: $475.00

0 enrolled out of 15 maximum.

See contact information below to sign up.

Trainer Information

Holly Smardo

Holly Smardo is a Suzuki Talent Education specialist and founder of Natural State Strings (NSS), a Suzuki tour group located in Fayetteville, Arkansas.  NSS offers students instruction in violin, viola, and cello while also giving students opportunities to develop their ability through performance.  Holly is also the Director of Orchestras at Washington Junior High School in Bentonville.  Bentonville Schools are a public-school system offering students the opportunity to learn orchestral instruments through a Suzuki based approach.

In the summer of 2019, Holly became certified as a Teacher Trainer with the Suzuki Association of the Americas which gives her the ability to educate and inspire teachers.  Holly has enjoyed many years of successful teaching in Arkansas, Kansas City, Washington D.C., and Illinois, and many of her violin students went on to achieve successful music careers. 


Sunday, July 26 to Friday, July 31, , 2020


Ozark Suzuki Institute

John Brown University
2000 W. University St.
Siloam Springs AR 72761

Phone: 417-483-8563
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More Info & Contact

Website: www.ozarksuzukiinstitute.org

Christy Paxton, Director

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Ashlie Skidmore, Assistant Director

Phone: 817-694-3529
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