Violin Unit 1
Aug 20Dec 15, 2020 in Athens, GA
at UGA Community Music School


Violin Unit 1

Instructor: Kristin Jutras,

Event Contact & Sign up

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Phone: 706-542-2894

Additional Schedule Information

Class will meet Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:30am—10:45am in the Hugh Hodgson School of Music. 15 hours of observations will be required and will mostly be conducted outside of class time.

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 August 10 *
*A discounted Audition Fee applies if audition is submitted before June 25. If submitted within 8-weeks of the course start date, the regular audition fee will apply.

Price: $630.00

4 enrolled out of 15 maximum.

See contact information below to sign up.

Trainer Information

Kristin Jutras

Kristin Jutras, Director of the UGA Community Music School, began studying the violin at age 5 in the Eastman School of Music Preparatory Department in Rochester, NY. She went on to receive both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in violin performance as well as a Performer’s Certificate from the Eastman School and became a full-time member of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas Chamber Orchestra, and Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra.

Since moving to Georgia in 2006, Kristin’s focus has shifted to teaching using the Suzuki Method. In 2016 she was awarded a Certificate of Achievement from the Suzuki Association of the Americas, and in 2019 became a Suzuki Method Violin Teacher Trainer. She currently serves as a co-director of the Atlanta Suzuki Institute, and in Fall 2020, will begin teaching Suzuki Violin Pedagogy courses at the University of Georgia.


Thursday, August 20 to Tuesday, December 15, , 2020


UGA Community Music School

250 River Road, Room 230
Athens GA 30602

Phone: 706-542-2894

More Info & Contact


Kristin Jutras

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