Andrea Cannon

Andrea Cannon

Andrea’s Guitar Arts Studio in Houston, Texas includes training in Theory and Performance skills for guitarists as well as the first Suzuki Early Childhood Music program established in the US. She serves as a consultant to the Spring School District Music Department and directs Applied Guitar studies at Lone Star College. She is Certified through Music Teacher’s National Association and is a Registered Teacher Trainer with the Suzuki Association of the Americas.
Andrea is humbled and proud that arts advocacy group Alarte of Guatemala City, Guatemala has created a Scholarship in her name. The first recipient of the ‘Beca Andrea Cannon‘ is enjoying the benefits of a new guitar as well as expert Suzuki instruction and she also has a beautiful smile.

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A Conversation with Curtis

A Conversation with Curtis

One Thin Dime

One Thin Dime

Color Me Dynamic Helping Students Achieve Artistic Performance

Color Me Dynamic! Helping Students Achieve Artistic Performance

Interview Scott Tennant

November 14, 2015 by Andrea Cannon

This unique interview is a sort of a cyber-roundtable of questions for guitarist, teacher and technical guru Scott Tennant. Scott is a founding member of the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, an amazing soloist, and the author of what has become… Read more ▶

Setting up for Success  Preparations for a Suzuki Instructor

September 21, 2015 by Andrea Cannon

Just about everyone seems to know about the Suzuki Method for Violin, but many people are not aware of Suzuki Guitar, although it’s been around more than twenty-five years. Two of the earliest Suzuki Guitar students were Connie Sheu and… Read more ▶

Paco de Lucia  Passion to Inspire Young Players

Paco de Lucia – Passion to Inspire Young Players

A Seasonal CheckUp for Suzuki Teachers

A Seasonal Check-Up for Suzuki Teachers

Motivated Guitar Students Graduating through All Suzuki Books

Motivated Guitar Students: Graduating through All Suzuki Books

William Kanengiser Balancing a Successful Solo Career with WorldClass Ensemble and Orchestra Performances

William Kanengiser: Balancing a Successful Solo Career with World-Class Ensemble and Orchestra Performances

Remembering Frank Longay

May 25, 2011 by Andrea Cannon, Mychal Gendron, Seth Himmelhoch, William Kossler, Andrew LaFreniere, David Madsen, Joseph Pecoraro, MaryLou Roberts

It is with difficulty and great sadness that the SAA Guitar Committee has attempted to put into words our sense of loss over the recent passing of Frank Longay. Read more ▶

William Kossler Suzuki Guitar Pioneer

September 27, 2010 by Andrea Cannon

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William Kossler Bringing Suzukis Ideas to Guitar in the Americas

September 21, 2010 by Andrea Cannon

It is my pleasure to share with you the work of William Kossler in bringing the experience of his Matsumoto Training to Suzuki Guitar in the Americas. Suzuki Teachers place high priority on Dr. Suzuki’s Philosophy. Those who worked with… Read more ▶

A Gathering of Guitarists Reflections on Guitar Events

A Gathering of Guitarists: Reflections on Guitar Events

Benjamin Verdery Master Guitarist Teacher and Composer

March 5, 2008 by Andrea Cannon, Benjamin Verdery

What is your background with guitar? How old were you when you started and what attracted you to it? It was the Beatles! I remember when I first heard “I Saw Her Standing There” it just hit me like a bolt… Read more ▶

A Gift Across the Miles

May 1, 2007 by Andrea Cannon

Shortly after I returned home from teaching students and training teachers at the 2005 Festival sponsored by Suzuki Association of El Salvador (ASUSAL), one of the new guitar teachers sent an email. She was invited to begin a program at… Read more ▶

A Weekend of Learning and Sharing for Guitarists

A Weekend of Learning and Sharing for Guitarists

Meet Martha Masters

Meet Martha Masters

Meet Harald Sderberg Teacher Trainer from Sweden

Meet Harald Söderberg, Teacher Trainer from Sweden

Smorgasbord of Guitar Sessions at SAA Conference

Smorgasbord of Guitar Sessions at SAA Conference

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