Studio of Sharon Miller

Developing shifting skills, Books 2—4
Jul 7 and 8, 2020 in Harrisonburg, VA
at Studio of Sharon Miller


Developing shifting skills, Books 2 - 4: Violin

Instructor: Sharon Miller,

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Phone: 540-830-1358

Event Description

In order for students to have a successful and joyful experience with the pieces in Book 4, it is important to do careful preparation in several areas during the study of Books 2 & 3. The focus of this seminar is on the development of shifting and the 2nd & 3rd positions. In addition to Suzuki Violin Volumes 1, 2, 3 & 4, “The Doflein Method, Vol. 3″ will be used (participants don’t need to purchase this volume). Participants are welcome to send questions ahead of time. And, please bring your ideas and experiences to share!

Course full.

Trainer Information

Sharon Miller

Sharon Miller is the administrative director of the Shenandoah Valley Preparatory Music Program at Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) in Harrisonburg, VA that currently serves over 300 students from 5 Virginia counties and West Virginia. The Director of Harrisonburg Public School’s After-School Violin Program, she teaches a group class of 3rd—5th graders. She also teaches violin, viola, and Suzuki Pedagogy to preparatory and university students and conducts the Junior Strings ensemble. She enjoys playing with the Waynesboro Symphony Orchestra and other groups in the Valley.

Ms. Miller was first exposed to Suzuki education in the Lynchburg City School system while studying music education at Liberty University. She received her M.Ed. (music) from Towson State University and M.M. (Suzuki Pedagogy) from East Carolina University. She is a registered Suzuki Violin Teacher Trainer with the SAA and has taught at Institutes and workshops throughout the United States.


July 7 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM continuing July 8 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM (GMT -5:00) Eastern Time


Studio of Sharon Miller

3160 Fort Lynne Rd
Harrisonburg VA 22802-0937

Phone: 540-830-1358
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Sharon Miller

Phone: 540-432-4220
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