Dr. Laura Tagawa, violin, completed long term Suzuki training in Violin Books 1-10 at Northern Arizona University with Dr. Louise Scott. She has taken additional Suzuki training courses with Susan Baer, Ronda Cole, Bill Dick, Daphne Hughes, Susan Kempter, John Kendall, Laurie Scott, Kathleen Spring, Beth Titterington, and attended Summer School in Matsumoto, Japan in 2006. Laura currently teaches in Tucson, Arizona. She is the President of the Arizona Suzuki Association and Director of the Chaparral Suzuki Academy (summer institute) in Prescott, AZ. She completed violin performance degrees at The University of Arizona (DMA), The Florida State University (MM), and Northern Arizona University (BM).