Violin Revisiting Book 1
Instructor: Nancy Jackson
Schedule: Friday, January 17, 2020
Lecture 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Break 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Observation 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Break 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Observation 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Lecture 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
Saturday, January 18, 2020
Lecture 9:00 am - 10:45 am
Observation 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Break 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Observation 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Lecture 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday, January 19, 2020
Lecture 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Break 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Lecture 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Western Springs School of Talent Education, 1106 Chestnut Street, Western Springs, IL
(3rd floor of Education Building)
Course Description: The Revisiting Unit 1 course is designed for teachers who have registered a minimum of Unit 1 and have at least one year of Suzuki teaching experience. It aims to strengthen and update one’s teaching by approaching the repertoire and its concepts from a fresh perspective. Discussions cover the foundation of Book 1, including application of the Suzuki philosophy, teaching points, layering of skills, addressing challenges of the beginning student, and more.
Format of the course includes lecture, small group discussion, student observation, possible role-playing, and playing demonstration of the teaching points and concepts. Participants will receive an online questionnaire from the SAA, to be completed prior to the start of the course.
Prerequisite: Every Child Can! , Violin Unit 1 and have taught for at least one year.
Audition: Violin Intermediate or Comprehensive (S.A.A. audition guidelines)
Refunds: 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.