Southwestern Ontario Suzuki Institute Inc.

Student Institute Aug. 11–16 | Teacher Development Aug. 10–18, 2024 | In Person at WLU & Online

Teacher Development in Violin & Viola

Violin Unit 2

Saturday Aug. 10 to Wednesday Aug. 14, 2024
HYBRID Paule Barsalou (ON)
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Discussion of teaching points and development of technique and musicianship through Book 2 of the Suzuki Violin School.
  • SAA active membership
  • Every Child Can! course
  • Completed and registered unit 1 as a participant before the course begins
Required Course Preparation:
All teacher training participants are asked to prepare and memorize the repertoire to be studied to the point of fluent performance. Additionally, participants should be conversant with the ideas presented in Dr. Suzuki's book Nurtured by Love.

All participants will be performing Suzuki repertoire and other materials in class. Please have your instrument available during the classes. It is recommended that participants take notes during all sessions. Recording the Zoom classes will be at the discretion of the trainer. 100% attendance is required for registering the course. If your instructor has prepared additional materials for the course, they will be made available online or emailed to you.

Hours: 15 hours of class time, 8 hours of observations.

Registration: In-person registration on Saturday Aug. 10 at 8:30 am. The class begins at 9 am. For those online, a link will be emailed to you.

Cost: $550 CDN

For complete information about Teacher Development requirements (including video auditions), visit the SAA website
NOTE: All information, classes, faculty, etc. are subject to change depending on enrolment.

All Teacher Development courses are subject to cancellation should there be insufficient registration.