- Minimum age of 17 and a High School diploma
- SAA active membership
- Every Child Can! course
- Video audition accepted by SAA
- Units 1, 2 and 3 must be taken and registered in order
A discounted Audition Fee applies if audition is submitted before June 14. If submitted within 8 weeks of the course start date, the regular audition fee will apply. Go to www.suzukiassociation.org/teachers/guides/audition
for more information on how to audition.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 bring your own violin
. It is recommended that participants bring an audio recorder and a notebook to all sessions. 100% attendance is required for registering the course.Hours:
15 hours of class time. 8 hours of observation.Registration:
Wednesday August 12 at 8 am. Orientation meeting begins at 8:15 am. Course or observations begin at 8:30 am on Wednesday August 12 and continuesto Sunday at 4 pm. Cost:
If your instructor has prepared additional materials for the course, they will be posted online for you to print and bring to SOSI. If you do not have access to a printer, when you register, please request that our office print it for you. The cost will be added to your invoice.
For complete information about Teacher Development requirements (including video auditions), visit the SAA Web Site suzukiassociation.org