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North York, ON

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Summer Programs

Get a head start on September with our Summer Programs!

Suzuki Violin Pre-Twinkle Express
 

This session is an introduction to Suzuki violin, and was created with pre-schoolers and kindergarteners in mind, designed to flow into regular lessons in September. The basics of playing the violin, such as good posture, bow hold, melody and rhythm are taught through games and learning specifically created with kids in mind!

Each day, students participate in a 20 minute private lesson, and a 20 minute buddy-class with another student. Each student is required to attend with one care-giver. A violin will be provided on the first day for participants who do not have their own, students are then responsible to secure their own violin for the duration of the week.

Dates: August 12-16, 2019

Time: mornings

Ages: 3 years to 6 years

Instructor: Director Sarah Murley-Hauser

Cost: $170 (includes 5 private lessons, 5 buddy-classes, materials for activities, and a mini recital on the last day)

 

Violin for Young Beginners Express
 

This session is an introduction to violin, and was created with young primary-school aged children in mind, designed to give students a head start on regular lessons in September. Students learn the basics of playing the violin, through games and activities meant to strengthen and solidify foundational skills. Students will learn correct posture, melody and rhythm, and will end the session knowing how to play basic pieces on the violin and basic duets.

Each day, students participate in a 20 minute private lesson, and a 20 minute buddy-class with another student. Each student is required to attend with one care-giver. A violin will be provided on the first day for participants who do not have their own, students are then responsible to secure their own violin for the duration of the week.

Dates: August 19-23, 2019
Time: mornings
Ages: 6 years to 11 years
Instructor: Director Sarah Murley-Hauser
Cost: $200 (includes 5 private lessons, 5 buddy-classes, materials for activities, and a mini recital on the last day)

 
 

Private Summer Lessons Package

These private lessons are designed to give students a head start on regular private lessons starting in September.  They're also a great time to try out lessons without committing for a whole year. Students learn the basics of the instrument, and finish their package with the skills to play basic pieces on their instrument.  The summer is a great time to start playing an instrument!

Each student is responsible to secure their own instrument for the duration of their lessons.  For students ages 4 - 14, a care-giver is required to attend every lesson.

What: 5 private lessons of 30 minutes each

Dates: July 2 - August 28, 2019

Time: afternoons

Ages: 4 and up

Instructor: Director Sarah Murley-Hauser

Cost: $150

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