Developing Spiccato, repeat
Jul 20 and 21, 2020 in
at Studio of Kirsten Marshall


Developing Spiccato, repeat: Violin

Instructor: Kirsten Marshall

Event Description

(This is another section of an earlier course.)
Sometimes violinists think the Suzuki Method is only for beginning instruction. This seminar will explore connecting the technical opportunities in Suzuki books 1-6 to Śevčík, op.3 and beyond.

Course full.

Trainer Information

Kirsten Marshall, director of orchestral programs and violin instructor, is on the faculty at Ithaca Talent Education (NY) and lecturer in violin performance at Ithaca College. She received bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the Cleveland Institute of Music with majors in violin performance and Suzuki pedagogy, as well as a bachelor’s degree in music education from Case Western Reserve University. Her conducting studies were with David Einfeldt (Hartt School of Music), Carl Topilow and Louis Lane (CIM).  In 1998, 2012, 2014 and 2016, Ms. Marshall conducted the Suzuki Youth Orchestra of the Americas, plus conducted the Piano Concerto faculty orchestra at the 2008 and 2010 conferences.   Ms. Marshall is an active violinist in the Ithaca area and holds the David and Lesli Sagan chair of the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra, Ithaca’s professional ensemble. She is frequently sought after as a string clinician at Suzuki institutes and workshops across the United States.  Ms. Marshall is a registered violin teacher trainer with the Suzuki Association of the Americas. Her high-energy style blends humor and passion, engaging players at the highest level for riveting performances.


July 20 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM continuing July 21 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM (GMT -5:00) Eastern Time


This event will be held online.

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