Institut Suzuki Montréal

Institut Suzuki Montréal
Montréal, QC

North America’s only bilingual Institute! Experience francophone culture In one of Canada’s most vibrant cities. Come early or stay longer to visit Montreal!

Main Week (includes Mini-Institute for young beginners):
A unique opportunity to be immersed in a nurturing and musical environment with others who share the Suzuki Philosophy. Depending on age and level, participants in ISM’s Main Week will participate in classes that offer individual instruction, group lessons, Dalcroze, Gumboots, fiddling, piano duets, junior chamber music, orchestra, choir, parent activities, daily student recitals and much more.

Senior Chamber Music Program:
Gives the more advanced participants an opportunity to focus on chamber music. Intensive 7 day program includes individual instruction, chamber music coaching, string orchestra or improvisation class for pianists, student recitals, individual and ensemble practice sessions. The ensembles in this program are featured in a special concert. Intended for teens, mature advanced students are sometimes accepted. Audition required. See website for details.

Teacher Development Courses are offered by leading Suzuki Teacher Trainers, according to the requirements established by the SAA. New this year!—ISM is piloting the new SAA “Teaching Strategies for Cello” course. See website for details. All Teacher Development Courses are offered in English.


July 2020

For Students

For Teachers Instructor Audition



CEGEP Marie-Victorin
7000, rue Marie-Victorin
Montréal QC H1G 2J6

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More Info & Contacts


Josée Desjardins, Director

Phone: 450-922-8196
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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.