East Tennessee Suzuki Flute Institute

East Tennessee Suzuki Flute Institute
Johnson City, TN

Cancelled for 2020. Returning in 2021.

Join us for a wonderful, inspiring week steeped in the love and affirmation of the Suzuki Method.

Located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, the East Tennessee Suzuki Flute Institute provides a family-oriented environment for learning, grounded in the Suzuki Philosophy: love, encouragement, positive reinforcement, respect, exposure to fine musical performances, review, refinement of skills, and development of personal character.

Be part of our 2020 Institute!
Come to East Tennessee…where love is deep!


June 2021

For Students




Johnson City is located in the beautiful rolling hills of the Southern Appalachians not far from the Appalachian Trail, Blue Ridge Parkway, and Great Smokey Mountains National Park.

ETSU’s Basler Center recreational complex which includes swimming, aerobics, martial arts, basketball, indoor climbing wall, fitness equipment, indoor track, and racquetball courts. Classes offered in yoga, ballet, Pilates, Tai Chi, and aerobics. Recreation pass $25.

On-campus museum, tennis courts, walking path, hiking trail, and mountain bike trail.

Visit Historic Jonesborough, Tennessee’s oldest town, for the International Storytelling Center’s Tellers-in-Residence performances, Wet’n Wild Water Park or whitewater rafting on the Nolichucky River.

Other Info

Getting to Johnson City By Car: Johnson City is located in the northeast corner of Tennessee in the area known as the Tri-Cities. Please be advised that exit numbers have changed on Interstate 26.

From Asheville, NC, take I-26 West to Exit 24. Follow the signs to the East Tennessee State University campus. From Knoxville, TN, take I-40 East until it intersects with I-81 North. From Roanoke, VA, take I-81 South. From either Knoxville or Roanoke, take Exit 57A onto I-26 East . Go approximately 15 miles to Exit 19. Follow the signs to the East Tennessee State University campus.

By Air: Johnson City is served by the Tri-Cities Regional Airport (TRI, Blountville). If you are staying at a hotel or motel, you may wish to ask if the hotel/motel provides transportation from the airport, as many do offer this service.

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.