Suzuki School of Newton

Building Scales and Arpeggios in Suzuki Piano from book 1 to book 7
Jul 20 and 22, 2020 in Waban, MA
at Suzuki School of Newton


Building Scales and Arpeggios in Suzuki Piano from book 1 to book 7

Instructor: Sachiko Isihara

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Phone: 617-549-8383

Additional Schedule Information

This course will examine how to build in the technique of scales and arpeggios in parallel to the Suzuki repertoire.  A systematic approach that goes book by book with a discussion of the technical skills that lead to consistent and strong scales and arpeggios for the developing student.

Course full.

Trainer Information

Sachiko Isihara

​Now going on her 23rd year as Executive Director of the Suzuki School of Newton,Sachiko Isihara is a pianist by training earning her Bachelor’s in Piano Performance at New England Conservatory and a Master’s in Piano Performance at Juilliard. She has been a member of SAA since 1984. Her Suzuki training includes being a Kenkyusei in Matsumoto in 1993 and a long term apprenticeship with Colette Daltier in France. Sachiko has completed European Suzuki Level 5. In 2008, she became an SAA Suzuki Piano Teacher Trainer. In 2009 Sachiko became the director of Suzuki By the Green Piano Institute held in Newton, MA. She has served on the Newton Cultural Alliance Board of Directors since 2013, serving as Clerk. She was a 2014 participant of the CAELI Leadership Institute held by the National Guild for Community Arts Education and in 2018 earned the Guild’s Milestone Award.


July 20 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM continuing July 22 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM (GMT -5:00) Eastern Time


This event will be held online.

Suzuki School of Newton

1615 Beacon Street
Waban MA

Phone: 617-549-8383
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