Violin Unit 1
Jan 23Apr 17, 2021 in Wauwatosa, WI
at Studio of Colleen Fitzgerald


Violin Unit 1

Instructor: Colleen Fitzgerald,

Event Contact & Sign up

Email: [javascript protected email address]
Phone: 414-975-8736

Additional Schedule Information

The course hours include 28 hours of course work and 6 hours of observations. An additional 9 hours of observations are required. Classes meets Saturdays from Jan. 23-April 17 on Zoom at various times, see schedule.

Course dates and times:
January 23, 30 & February 6—8:30-11:30am CST
February 13—8:30am-12:30pm CST
February 20, 27 & March 6—8:30-11:30am CST
March 13, 20, 27—1:45-3:45pm CST
April 10—8:30am-12:30pm CST
April 17—1:45-3:45pm CST

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 January 13 *
*A discounted Audition Fee applies if audition is submitted before November 28. If submitted within 8-weeks of the course start date, the regular audition fee will apply.

Price: $725.00

3 enrolled out of 10 maximum.

See contact information below to sign up.

Trainer Information

Colleen Fitzgerald

Colleen Fitzgerald is a violin teacher trainer for the SAA and executive director of the Barcel Suzuki String Academy in Wauwatosa, WI, where she currently teaches violin and Suzuki Early Childhood Education classes. Ms. Fitzgerald earned a Bachelor of Music degree in violin performance with Suzuki pedagogy emphasis at the University of Evansville and a Master of Arts in teaching degree from Cardinal Stritch University. Colleen was awarded the Certificate of Excellence in Studio Teaching from the Civic Music Association (2006) and earned the Certificate of Achievement Level One from the SAA (2017). Colleen has been featured on TV and radio programs and the Beyond the Music Lesson podcast discussing the Suzuki Method. Colleen is a clinician at Suzuki workshops and summer Suzuki institutes. Besides teaching, Colleen enjoys playing in her church’s handbell choir.


Saturday, January 23 to Saturday, April 17, , 2021


This event will be held online.

Studio of Colleen Fitzgerald

Wauwatosa WI

Phone: 414-975-8736
[javascript protected email address]

More Info & Contact

Colleen Fitzgerald

Phone: 414-975-8736
[javascript protected email address]

The SAA sets guidelines for Suzuki institutes, festivals and teacher workshops and sanctions separate organizations to manage such events. For specific information on schedules, enrollment, pricing, housing, etc. please contact sponsoring organizations directly. Please see the Event Listing Guide regarding the posting of events.