University of Louisville Suzuki String Institute

University of Louisville Suzuki String InstituteUniversity of Louisville Suzuki String Institute
Louisville, KY

Cancelled for 2020. Returning in 2021.

Our Suzuki Summer Institute is one of the oldest ongoing institutes in the nation. Join the celebration as we continue to grow and evolve in our 56th year! Special events, concerts, and activities—including our famous two hour Belle of Louisville dinner cruise—in addition to our accomplished and inspiring faculty make this a special institute year you will not want to miss. This summer’s Institute promises to continue a long tradition of quality instruction to students of all ages and levels.


June 2021

For Students




Louisville Student Scholarships

For Students, Amount: TBD, Application due: May 1
Some merit and financial need scholarships are available.


This is our 56th institute year so there are many evening activities which include a faculty concert and an evening cruise on the Belle of Louisville. Other places to visit include the Frazier History Museum, Louisville Slugger Museum, Kentucky Derby Museum, Louisville Science Center, Louisville Zoo, Speed Art Museum, Falls of the Ohio State Park, Muhammad Ali Museum, and Planetarium.

Other Info

All classes are located in the air-conditioned and handicapped accessible School of Music building on the University of Louisville downtown campus. All students must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.

The SAA sets guidelines for Suzuki institutes, festivals and teacher workshops and sanctions separate organizations to manage such events. For specific information on schedules, enrollment, pricing, housing, etc. please contact sponsoring organizations directly. Please see the Event Listing Guide regarding the posting of events.