Instructor: Edward Kreitman
Dates: October 29; November 12 & 24; December 3, 2019; January 7 & 21; February 4 & 18; March 3, 2020
Time: 10am - 1pm
Location: Western Springs School of Talent Education, 1106 Chestnut Street, Western Springs, IL
(3rd floor of Education Building)
Course Description: This course will cover all of the musical and technical development of the material in Suzuki Violin Book 1 as well as Suzuki Philosophy and parent education. Special attention will be given to all basic skills including posture of the body, instrument, bow hold, left hand set up and teaching through the priorities of Posture, Tone, Intonation, Musicianship and learning how to play by ear. Some of the 18 required hours of observation will take place during class. The remainder can be done in person at the school, or through our online observation website: realviolinlessons.com.
Prerequisite: Every Child Can!
Audition: Violin Basic, Intermediate, or Comprehensive, or Viola Basic, Intermediate, or Comprehensive. (S.A.A. audition guidelines)
Refund Deadline: Refunds are available up until 30 days before the course start date. There are no refunds given for registrants who do not complete the course prerequisites or audition requirement if the refund request is made after the refund deadline. Registrants who have not completed the course prerequisites and audition requirement by the first day of the course will continue to participate as auditors. Auditors observe the class but do not fully participate. Auditors will not have this course registered with the SAA as completed.