Suzuki Music Columbus Summer Institute

Suzuki Music Columbus Summer InstituteSuzuki Music Columbus Summer Institute
Columbus, OH

Suzuki Music Columbus offers quality instruction, in a relaxed, family-friendly environment.

Suzuki Music Columbus has a long tradition of presenting well directed programs for students of all levels, and Suzuki Teacher Training. Otterbein University and Suzuki Music Columbus have partnered, so we enjoy a beautiful college campus environment.


June 2020

For Students

For Teachers Instructor Audition



Student Fees

  • Twinkler Package (morning only) $295
  • Suzuki Strings Book 1-5 $420
  • Advanced Strings Book 6 up $495
  • Enrichment $75

Enrichment offerings include Chamber Music, Klezmer Strings, Jazz Improvisation, and Fiddle.

Teacher Fees

  • SAA Teacher Participation Fee $10/course
  • ECC $100
  • Unit 1 $650
  • Unit 2 and up $500 each

Housing & Meals

Housing and Meal packages are available on-campus in air conditioned residence halls.

Student Housing:

  • Teen Dorm $350
  • Double room & two meal passes $575
  • Single room & one meal pass $375

Teacher Training Housing:

  • One course: 4 nights single room & meal pass $275
  • Two courses: 8 nights single room & meal pass $500


Columbus is a major metropolitan area with interesting shopping and many attractions such as the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, COSI Museum, Columbus Museum of Art, Franklin Park Conservatory. Just off campus is the Alum Creek Park with an outdoor amphitheater, a fun playground and picnic area.

Other Info

John Glen International Airport has flights from most major cities on a variety of airlines. Often we are able to provide airport transfers to and from Otterbein Campus for teachers attending training courses provided arrangements are made in advance.

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.