Suzuki Musical Kids

Suzuki Musical Kids

Age 4 - 4 1/2
(Age 3 1/2 with permission)

Get a jump-start to the Suzuki program with this introductory class for little ones.

Our next class begins September 2017!

A precursor to the Suzuki method of private instruction

Following the Suzuki model, students will work with box instruments to promote muscle and fine motor skill development. The instructor will work with parents to determine when each student is ready to use a real instrument. This program is a great introduction to a musical instrument and provides a foundation for further study on any instrument. A parent/caregiver is required to attend all classes. Learn how to practice at home with your child!


Fall 2017

Age 4 - 4 1/2  (Age 3 1/2 may enroll with permission of instructor)
Students must be 4 by the first day of class. Students younger than 4 may be permitted to register with permission of instructor.

Fall Semester: 15 classes

Tuition: $398 per semester (includes box instrument)

Instructors: Sarah Bacon, violin

Class times:

  • Saturdays, 11:15 am - 11:45 pm (Bacon) Begins 9/23/17, one-time Parent Education class on Wednesday, 9/20, 8:15-9:15 pm

Ready to Register? You may register online (by credit card), or by mail (by check or credit card number).

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Suzuki Musical Kids Guidelines:

  • Minimum age is 4 years.  Students ages 3 1/2 - 4 may enroll with permission of instructor.
  • Only box instruments are used until students have been placed into the full Suzuki program and have started with a private teacher.
  • Box instrument is provided by the instructor (cost covered by the Materials Fee).
  • This class is one semester only. Upon completion, students move to the Suzuki program.  Should the Suzuki Program not be the appropriate program for the parent and the child, please contact the Executive Director to discuss alternative music programs suitable for young children.
  • Parents attend the introductory Parent Education Class on Wednesday, 9/20, 8:15-9:15 pm.
  • Parents are required to observe 1 private and 1 group lesson of a Suzuki teacher of their choice during the semester of taking the Suzuki Musical Kids class. A list of lessons available to observe will be provided by the Registrar.


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