Play Through Repertoire List

Play Through August 26, 1-3pm Veteran’s Park Shelter No. 4 Repertoire List: Pre-Twinkle demonstration Book 4/5: Bach, Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor (Bach Double) – Book 5 part: Sophia, Emily, Tobias, Andrew, Isaac Book 4 part: Ingrid, Evie, Reagan, Alan, Mrs. Watt Book 4: Seitz, Concerto No. 2, 3rd mvt (everyone melody) Book […]

Fall Semester Kick-off: Picnic and Play Through

Don’t forget that to kick off the semester we are having a Picnic and Play through on Sunday, August 26, from 1 to 3pm at Veterans Park in shelter #4. This activity is for the WHOLE STUDIO! Please plan to attend. Bring your violin, a music stand if you are in book 4 or above, […]

Fall Semester 2018: Important Dates

AUGUST: Payment due – Semester or First monthly installment AUGUST 20: FALL Semester begins (payment due) AUGUST 26: Fall Semester Kick Off Picnic – Veteran’s Park 1-3pm Bring your instrument and a picnic/snack! We will have a play through and then time to hang out together. (This counts as Group Class No. 1) SEPTEMBER: Payment due […]

Group Classes: Fall 2018

Group classes are an integral part of Suzuki instruction; therefore, group classes are REQUIRED unless you are in school orchestra. They are highly suggested for all students who are in books 1 and 2, even if they are in school orchestra. Please contact me about extenuating circumstances or schedule conflicts. GROUP STUDENTS: Violette W, Josh […]

Sample Contract/Student Profile 2018-19

2018-2019 Student Profile: Please fill out this form and return it. Parent’s Name _________________________________________________________ Address________________________________________________________________ city________________________________ state______________ zip_______________ Telephone Number                                                                        […]

Studio Policies 2018-2019

Please read the following studio policies carefully. Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns. Contact information: Bethany Watt 768 Vermillion Peak Pass, Lexington, KY, 40515 (859) 272-8437 — Please expect to talk to the answering machine. I do not answer the phone while I am teaching; however, I do screen phone […]

Happy Birthday, Dr. Suzuki!

Happy Birthday, Dr. Suzuki! Born on October 17, 1898, Shinichi Suzuki spent the better part of his nearly century-long life helping the world to realize the amazing potential that is poised waiting to be unleashed in every human being. Now it is our turn to fully realize our potential as a community, ensuring that Dr. […]

16 Suzuki Articles for Parents

We’ve pulled some of the best articles for parents from past issues of the Minijournal. Topics include tone, practicing ideas, listening, note taking at lessons, getting the most out of Institutes, and more. These articles are available to everyone, so share them with your friends! See Suzuki Articles for Parents

Note Reading Ideas

Note Reading Ideas by Ramona Stirling March 10, 2011 / Minijournal 2000 / Parents, Reading Photo by Jay Brasch Is your child frustrated when playing in orchestra at a Suzuki Institute? The note reading skills of some Suzuki students do not match their wonderful playing skills. Since students have different ways of learning, some will […]

Review Chart

Review Chart – Books 1 through 5 Day 1 Twinkle Var A Lightly Row Long, Long Ago Etude Gossec Gavotte Waltz Lully Gavotte Gavotte in g minor Seitz 2, mvt 3 Bach Double vln II German Dance Day 2 Twinkle Var B Song of the Wind Allegro Minuet I Chorus from J.M. Bourree Minuet in […]