Edward Kreitman

Edward Kreitman

Edward Kreitman is the founder and Director of the Western Springs School of Talent Education and the Naperville Suzuki School. Mr. Kreitman received his undergraduate degree from Western Illinois University where he studied Suzuki Pedagogy with Doris Preucil and Almita Vamos. In 1986 , he studied at the Talent Education Summer School with Dr. Suzuki in Matsumoto, Japan.

Mr. Kreitman has served the Suzuki Teacher’s Association in many capacities including a member of the Board of Directors, Violin Committee, Teacher Development team and as Coordinator for several National Suzuki Teacher Conferences. Recently he served on the SAA team which developed the Every Child Can! introductory course. Edward Kreitman enjoys an international reputation as a guest clinician at Suzuki institutes and workshops. Mr. Kreitman is a registered Teacher Trainer of the Suzuki Association of the Americas and is the author of Teaching from the Balance Point: A Guide for Suzuki Parents, Teachers and Students and Teaching with an Open Heart: A Guide for Developing Conscious Musicianship. In 2008, Mr. Kreitman was honored with the Suzuki Chair Award at the American Suzuki Institute in Stevens Point, Wisconsin.

Cuban Teachers in Lima
Violin Boy
Violin Girl
Hayden Concerto in C Major
Violinist Julie Bamberger at the 16th Suzuki Method World Convention
Taiko Drummer
Mountain View
Sightseeing in Tokyo
Cherry Blossoms
Christie Felsing, Paul Landefeld, Pam Brasch, and Carrie Reuning-Hummel
Bohemian Quartet with guest guitarist Chas Pfeifer and Koji Toyoda, Teri Einfeldt and David Madsen
Gail Johansen and Ed Sprunger
Shinobu Saito and Koji Toyoda
William Preucil and Doris Preucil
Susan Gagnon, Catherine Walker, Nancy Hair, David Evenchick, Sally Gross, and Alice Vierra
Martha Shackford and Ed Sprunger
Gilda Barston, Teri Einfeld, Linda Fiore, and Lorraine Fink
Joanne Martin, Jan Matthiesen, Sven Sjorgren, Leif Elving
Helen Brunner, Kyung-Ik Hwang, Cheol Woong Jeong
Teri Einfeldt and Allen Lieb
Shinobu Saito, Koen Rens, and Teri Einfeldt
Koen Rens and Gail Johansen
Linda Fiore and Tanya Carey
Nancy Lokken and Eduardo Ludueña
Ed Kreitman, Michele George, and Bruce Anderson
Ronda Cole and Jeff Cox
Bill Starr and Lorraine Fink
Carmencita Arambulo and Bill Starr
Cello Boy
Violin Boy
Cello Boy