San Diego Suzuki Institute

San Diego Suzuki InstituteSan Diego Suzuki Institute
San Diego, CA

The San Diego Suzuki Institute strives to provide an exceptional music experience for young students.  The teachers of SDSI believe that musical creativity can come in many forms.  In order to become a well-rounded musician it is important that a student be exposed to a variety of musical avenues.


July 2019

For Students

For Teachers Instructor Audition



Student Fees

  • Basic Program for Book 1+ $620
  • Twinkle Program $415
  • Extra Enrichments $125 each

Teacher Fees

  • Every Child Can $125
  • Early Childhood Education $650
  • Unit 1 $775
  • Unit 2 $525
  • All other enrichment courses $225


Full Ride Student Scholarship

For Students, Amount: Full Ride, Application due: July 1
We are pleased to be able to offer two full ride student scholarships for the 2019 session. Each scholarship will cover the cost of: -A basic program package and registration fee -One enrichment class of the student's choice -A cafeteria lunch ticket ​Please use the contact page on our website to inquire about full ride scholarship opportunities. Scholarships will be issued on a first come, first serve basis. All applicants will be asked to provide a copy of their free or reduced school lunch forms (or an equivalent document) in order to be eligible for review.

Work Scholarship

For Students, Amount: 62.00, Application due: July 1
Work scholarships are available on a limited basis for parents interested in offering volunteer services. Those who apply for a work scholarship will receive 10% off program tuition in exchange for an an assigned volunteer task. These work scholarships are only available on supply and demand basis only! This means that if all volunteer jobs are currently being taken care of we cannot offer further scholarship opportunities.

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.