Advanced Suzuki Institute

Technique from the Ground Up
Mental and Physical Development from Beginning to Advanced Cello Players
Jul 1821, 2022 in Santa Clara, CA
at Advanced Suzuki Institute


Technique from the Ground Up: Mental and Physical Development from Beginning to Advanced Cello Players

Instructor: Avi Friedlander

Additional Schedule Information

ONLINE: Monday July 18-Thursday July 21 (4 days)
8:30-11:00am Pacific Time

6 enrolled out of 20 maximum.

See contact information below to sign up.

Trainer Information

Avi Friedlander

Well known as a Suzuki cello workshop and institute clinician, Avi Friedlander teaches a variety of methods from classical to jazz and rock. Mr. Friedlander is the director of the Barston Suzuki Center at the Music Institute of Chicago, a Suzuki teacher trainer, teaches Suzuki Pedagogy faculty at RooseveltUniversity/Music Institute of Chicago and teaches string pedagogy at the University of North Florida. His primary teachers have included Anthony Elliott, Stephen Geber, Irene Sharp, Tanya Carey and David Premo and he has also worked with Richard Aaron, Hans Jensen, Janos Starker and Bernard Greenhouse. Mr. Friedlander has studied improvisation methods with Eugene Friesen from the Berkley College, Stephan Braun from Berlin and Tim Kliphuis from Amsterdam. In addition to his own compositions, Mr. Friedlander is the author of his method books, “chopping around” and “pizzing around”, which introduce alternative styles to cellist.


Monday, July 18 to Thursday, July 21, , 2022


This event will be held online.

Advanced Suzuki Institute

500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara University
Santa Clara CA 95053

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More Info & Contact


Griena Goody Choi-Trask, Co-Director

Phone: 209-747-0272
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Celia Vollov, Co-Director

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