Southwestern Ontario Suzuki Institute Inc.

Student Institute Aug. 11–16 | Teacher Development Aug. 10–18, 2019 | Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON

Junior Program in Violin, Viola, Cello & Bass

Students eligible: Suzuki violinists, violists, cellists or bassists, Bks. 1–3

Program includes:

  • Daily individual lesson (4 students in a one-hour class)
  • Daily repertoire group
  • Daily pre-reading class (Bks. 1 & 2), reading ensemble or orchestra
  • Tutti Play-in
  • Solo recital performance opportunity for everyone

Daily Options: (you may choose up to two options)

  • Bass for String Students (students Bk. 2 and up; If you are taking this option for the first time, choose Level 1; otherwise choose Level 2)
  • Fiddling for Cellists (students Bk. 2 and up)
  • Fiddling for Violinists or Violists (students Bk. 2 and up)
  • Flute for String Students (students Bk. 2 and up; If you are taking this option for the first time, choose Level 1; otherwise choose Level 2)
  • Music Through the Ages (students age 6 and up)
  • Percussion for String Students (students Bk. 2 and up)
  • Improvisation (Bk. 2 and up)
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Additional Daily Option: Operetta (You may choose Operetta as your only option or in addition to one or two regular Daily Options). The casting calls will be held Sunday from 1:30–3 pm. Operetta rehearsals are held Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday from 6–7:30 pm, Wednesday from 5:30–7 pm, and Thursday from 4:15–5:15 pm. The performance is Thursday at 6:15 pm.

Body Mapping: Students may also register for the Monday evening Body Mapping Seminar and Body Mapping private lessons, accompanied by a parent. Space is limited so it is first come, first served. Accompanying parents and guardians who wish to enrol must complete this separate Seminar application form. Seminar Cost: $40

Music Technology: Students may also register for the Monday evening Music Technology Seminar, accompanied by a parent. This is at the same time as the Body Mapping Seminar so choose only one. Accompanying parents and guardians who wish to enrol must complete this separate Seminar application form. Seminar Cost: $40

Cost: $470 CDN. Optional Classes extra