Kimberly Meier-Sims

Kimberly Meier-Sims

Kimberly Meier-Sims
Violin faculty member of the Cleveland Institute of Music, director of the Sato Center for Suzuki Studies at CIM (since 2004), and registered Violin Teacher Trainer through the Suzuki Association of the Americas. Ms. Meier-Sims conducts a graduate two-year Suzuki teacher training program at CIM which is part of the unique Master duo degree program in Violin Performance and Suzuki Pedagogy. Her violin professors include John Kendall (founder of the Suzuki Method in the United States) and Almita Vamos. Ms. Meier-Sims was the Coordinator of the University of Memphis Suzuki String Program from 1996-2004 and a violin instructor at the Preucil School of Music from 1984-1996. In the summer of 1986, she studied violin and pedagogy with Dr. Shinichi Suzuki in Matsumoto, Japan. Over the past thirty years she has worked with young students and teachers promoting the Suzuki Method of teaching at summer institutes and workshops.

View Full Profile

In Memoriam Michele Higa George

In Memoriam: Michele Higa George

The Talent Code How to Dramatically Improve Virtually Any Skill

The Talent Code: How to Dramatically Improve Virtually Any Skill

Meet the Cavani Quartet

July 10, 2008 by Kirsten Docter, Annie Fullard, Kimberly Meier-Sims, Merry Peckham, Mari Sato

Annie Fullard, Violin Mari Sato, Violin Kirsten Docter, Viola Merry Peckham, Cello It was a pleasure to interview the Cavani String Quartet for the SAA Board’s series “Meet Our Honorary Board Members.” We had an engaging hour filled with intellectual conversation, passion towards music… Read more ▶

SAA Conference Violin Sessions

SAA Conference Violin Sessions


Like SAA on Facebook Follow SAA on Twitter Follow SAA in Feedly Feed for SAA News

Short Score Newsletter

Enter your email address to sign up for the monthly Short Score Newsletter:

SAA Calendar