Montana Suzuki Institute

Montana Suzuki InstituteMontana Suzuki Institute
Missoula, MT
mtsuzukistrings.org

We provide an intimate 5 day violin and cello institute for pre-twinkle to advanced (book 7 and above) students, and teacher development courses. Optional enrichment courses include string ensemble, art, fiddling, kindermusik and African drumming.

Our Suzuki faculty is comprised of experienced master teachers from across the country. Classes are held at the University of Montana Music Building which offers spacious classrooms and a beautiful music recital hall.  Affordable and convenient housing and meal plans are available on campus.  Enjoy exploring beautiful Missoula and the surrounding area with opportunities for hiking, biking, rafting, visiting Splash water-park, and much more!

 

July 2020

For Students

For Teachers Instructor Audition

 

Pricing

Student Fees

  • Pre-Twinkle $380.00
  • Book 1-3 $470.00
  • Book 4-6 $540.00
  • Advanced $640.00; includes 2 enrichment
  • Enrichment $55.00/class
  • Art supply fee:$10.00
  • Parents/siblings of registered students may take enrichment classes
  • Family Discount $50.00 discount for each sibling

Early Bird Registration: March 1-May 12 ($25.00 discount!)
Regular Registration: May 13-July 5
Registration for all programs closes July 5, 2020.
NOTE: After closing date, requests for late registration will be considered on a case-by-case basis; a late fee of $25 will be assessed

Teacher Fees

  • Every Child Can $140.00
  • Book 1 Teacher Training $660.00
  • Teacher observer $75.00 for the week

FREE observation for teachers with 5 or more students registered for MSI. Please contact us for more information.

Early Bird Registration: March 1-May 12 ($25.00 discount!)
Regular Registration: May 13-July 5
Registration for all programs closes July 5, 2020.
NOTE: After closing date, requests for late registration will be considered on a case-by-case basis; a late fee of $25 will be assessed

College/University Credit

Undergraduate or graduate credit for the Violin Unit 1 available through the University of Montana. Please contact us for more information.

Housing & Meals

Housing in the University residence halls (July 12-17, 2019)

  • Single room $270.00 per person/ per week
  • Double room $420.00 2 persons/per week

• Extra nights available for Institute participants on a per diem basis.

Meals in the University Food Zoo:

  • Lunch pass $40.00 (4 meals)
  • Full meal pass (14 meals) $130.00
  • Expanded meal pass (16 meals) $150

• There is no charge for children ages 3 and under.
• Meals may also be purchased individually at the walk-in price instead of purchasing a pass for the week.

See our website on rates for extra meals and housing: www.mtsuzukistrings.org.

Recreation

River tubing, mountain bicycling, hiking, water park, shopping & river rafting are some of the opportunities available for all ages. There are no Institute classes or activities held on Wednesday afternoon or evening so that families can explore the area. The climate is usually hot and dry at this time of year.

Information about local activities will be available at registration.

Other Info

Visit our website for complete information and registration material. www.mtsuzukistrings.org

Registration is held in the Music Building on the University of Montana campus between 12:00 pm & 1:30 pm Sunday, July 12. CLASSES WILL BEGIN AT 2:00 PM SUNDAY AND CONTINUE UNTIL 5:00 PM. The opening play-in will begin at 6:45 p.m. in the same building.


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