Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute

Japan-Seattle Suzuki InstituteJapan-Seattle Suzuki Institute
Seattle, WA
www.japanseattle.org

Seattle’s premier summer music institute since 1988! Join us for an inspiring blend of musical excellence, learning, interaction and connection with friends! Our live, virtual program allows young musicians to learn with joy from master-level Suzuki teachers.

Our Young Artists will be guided by Juilliard’s Amy Barston and Concertmaster Jeff Thayer, as well as hearing from composer Allison Loggins-Hull, learning StringsPop arranging with Carrie Salisbury, musician warm-ups and anatomy from violist Kayleigh Miller, and exploring create expression with jazz violinist and educator, Leo Kitajima Geefay.

Parent support includes a Lunch Bunch parent discussion series led by teacher and parent, Stacy Smith. Evening parent talks will include teacher trainer and psychotherapist, Ed Sprunger.

Featured artist performance by Amy Sue Barston, cellist

Violin teachers seeking additional development can study with trainers who spent time in Japan with Dr. Suzuki:
Unit 2 and Teaching Strategies with Ed Sprunger
Unit 4 with Cathy Lee
Unit 8 with Allen Lieb

The much-anticipated SECE Curriculum Revision course will be taught by Sharon Jones and Danette Warren Schuh.

With special guest, Japan’s renowned cellist and teacher trainer, Nakajima Sensei.

This summer, be inspired, be engaged, be challenged, be heard!
Join us at Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute

 

August 2021

For Students

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Pricing

Scholarships

Need-based scholarships from JSSI

For Students, Amount: TBD, Application due: May 31
The Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute offers partial, need-based scholarships to a limited number of students. Scholarship applications are due May 31st and will be available as part of registration. https://japanseattle.org/scholarships/

Student Scholarships through SAWS

For Students, Amount: $400, Application due: March 15
Scholarships are available for the Japan-Seattle Suzuki Institute through the Suzuki Association of Washington State (SAWS). Please check here for details and to confirm the application deadline: https://suzukiwashington.org/scholarships/?doing_wp_cron=1506558819.2634799480438232421875

Teacher Scholarships through SAWS

For Teachers, Amount: $400, Application due: March 15
Suzuki Association of Washington offers $400 scholarships for teachers who are current members of SAWS and want to continue their Suzuki Teacher Training education by taking short or long-term Suzuki teacher training. Please only apply if you are a SAWS member. Please visit the link below for additional details and to confirm the application deadline: https://suzukiwashington.org/scholarships/?doing_wp_cron=1506558819.2634799480438232421875


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