Mrs. Nancy W. Brown

Piano, Suzuki Early Childhood Education Teacher

Nancy Brown

SAA Member

Contact

Charlotte, NC
704-763-6318
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www.noteworthynwb.webs.com

Teacher who enjoys teaching, encouraging students to learn and watching them get excited about each step and playing music in the process!
Pre-college piano and violin student, SC All-State orchestras. Clemson Univ. BA, MEd in Elementary Education, minor in music. Post-graduate studies include various music courses. Previous elementary grade school teacher and music teacher. Third-generation piano teacher for over 40 years, Suzuki teacher for 30 years, previous children’s choir director and accompanist for over 10 years, former church pianist, and a member of choirs since childhood. Recently joined the Gaston String Orchestra in 2013, playing violin and piano.

Currently accepting Suzuki piano students in my home studio with two pianos, located in SE Charlotte in the Lansdowne subdivision, as well as two other locations. Classes in Suzuki Early Childhood Education “Suzuki Babies and Toddlers” ages 0-3 offered in Charlotte area and Belmont, NC.

Suzuki Piano, Suzuki Early Childhood Education (SECE), and Music Mind Games training registered with SAA. 2008 SAA Conference Assistant Hospitality Chairman, author of SAA Journal article on SECE-Spring 2008 issue. Among the first group of Suzuki ECE teacher trainees in N. America to complete all levels of training in 2009. Clinician for Suzuki School of the Arts, NC Suzuki Association state-wide play-ins, organizer of NC Suzuki teachers’ retreats, promoter/presenter of the Suzuki ECE program in NC and nearby states, contributor to numerous NCSA archived newsletters, and a Past-President of NC Suzuki Assn. instrumental in leading the process to become a chapter affiliate with SAA. www.ncsuzukiassociation.org

Member of various local, state and national music organizations, serving on boards, committees, adjudicator and chairman in area Federation festivals, volunteer in various capacities for student music competitions and in the community. State-level superior student winners in NCMTA festivals and the Charlotte District NCFMC Gold Cup Chairman for over 10 years.

Married with 3 married sons who studied Suzuki piano, homeschool parent for 14 years, and grandmother of 7 who were and are part of my weekly Suzuki ECE classes! Enjoy reading, learning, traveling, genealogy, singing, photography, hospitality and crafts.

Grateful to God for the many wonderful students and opportunities I have experienced, blessed with a close and caring Christian family, and thankful for the health and blessings to enjoy the life He has given me!

www.suzukiece.com
www.elmlanemusicschool.com
www.fineartsacademybelmont.com
Facebook page “Noteworthy Suzuki Music”
www.noteworthynwb.webs.com