Great Lakes Suzuki Flute Institute

Great Lakes Suzuki Flute InstituteGreat Lakes Suzuki Flute Institute
Guelph, ON

The Great Lakes Suzuki Institute has maintained a friendly, social, flutey atmosphere for over 25 years!


July 2019

For Students

For Teachers Instructor Audition



Student Fees

Student Fees:

  • Registration $40
  • Student tuition $260

Students will have 4 hours of classes each day, including a master class and a group class. Enrichment activities for 2019 include yoga, introduction to the orchestral flute, chamber music and flute choir. Once again, we will prepare for our popular community concert on Friday—this is always a highlight of the week. The institute closes with a Celebration Concert at 1 pm on July 13th.

Teacher Fees

Teacher Fees:

  • Every Child Can $150
  • Registration fee $40
  • Unit 1 $550
  • All other courses $400

Special activities for teachers include a welcome BBQ and optional trip to Niagara Falls!


Marc Kirouac Memorial Scholarship

For Teachers, Amount: $100, Application due: July 1
The scholarship is awarded by the directors of the Great Lakes Institute in memory of Marc Kirouac. Marc was a fixture at the institute for many years; teaching art, cooking for the faculty and making sure everyone was well-taken care of. No application is needed.

Housing & Meals

Housing is available in the University of Guelph dorms, or in nearby hotels.


The Guelph Youth Music Centre is located in Goldie Mill Park beside the ruins of the old mill situated on the Speed River. It is within strolling distance to Guelph’s downtown, surrounded by residences but close to many cafes, restaurants, and shopping.

Other Info

There is regular bus service from Toronto directly to Guelph. Pearson International Airport in Toronto is easily accessible by shuttle, as is the Toronto Island Airport served by Porter Air ( ).

The SAA does not run the workshops and summer institutes; it approves separate businesses to run them. For specific information on schedules, enrollment, pricing, housing, etc. please contact sponsoring organizations directly with inquiries. To get your event listed here, please see the Event Listing Guide.