Intermountain Suzuki String Institute

Violin Books 1-4 Overview
Jun 1722, 2024 in Draper, UT
at Intermountain Suzuki String Institute


Violin Books 1-4 Overview

Instructor: Colleen Fitzgerald

Event Contact & Sign up

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Phone: 801-810-5189

Additional Schedule Information

Monday, 6/17 8:00am MST: In-Person Registration, JDCHS Foyer
Monday, 6/17 8:30am-10:30am MST: Class
Monday, 6/17 10:45am-11:50am MST: Observe Instrument Play-ins (optional for in-person participants)
Monday, 6/17 3:00pm-5:00pm MST: Class
Tuesday, 6/18 3:00pm-5:00pm MST: Class
Wednesday, 6/19 3:00pm-5:00pm MST: Class
Thursday, 6/20 3:00pm-5:00pm MST: Class
Friday, 6/21 3:00pm-5:00pm MST: Class
Saturday, 6/22 2:00pm-5:00pm MST: Class

Event Description

Supplementary also includes book overviews.

  • Prerequisites: “Basic” Audition for Units 1-4, ECC! and must have completed Violin Units 1-4.

  • Class Requirements: 15 hours of class time and 8 hours of observations.


All books covered in the overview course.

Price: $565.00

2 enrolled out of 5 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.


Monday, June 17 to Saturday, June 22, , 2024


Intermountain Suzuki String Institute

Juan Diego Catholic High School
300 E 11800 S
Draper UT 84020

Phone: 801-810-5189
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More Info & Contact


Lauren Posey, Executive Director

Phone: 801-699-2217
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Leslie Thackeray, Teacher Workshop Specialist

Phone: 801-824-2563
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