Extracts from an article in The Guardian
Discovering the Suzuki Voice Program
I have been working as a professional singer for many years. Alongside performing, I teach singing at varying levels to different age groups. I thoroughly enjoy passing on my musical knowledge and performance experiences to young children. My vocal style and range sessions differ between children/adolescents and adults as younger students think in a less abstract way than adults.
The MyOngaku video practice aid, licensed by the International Suzuki Association, has been created to help students make the most of their practice time. Used along with the Suzuki sheet music, it is a reference tool for Suzuki violin students and their parents to use during practice when students are away from the direct guidance of their instructor.
The BBC World Service programme 'Witness' released a report today on Dr Suzuki
The Russian system of music education has a lot of popular festivals and competitions for children of different ages and training levels. They give pupils a chance to get experience of public performance, to learn more about creative work of their peers, and teachers have an opportunity to share their experience and to get in the center of events in the world of music education.
The Czech Suzuki Association welcomed Helen Brunner, ESA Violin Teacher Trainer, to the Czech Republic for a short visit from April 7-9, 2017.
A large gathering of current and former students attended a celebration concert for the 30th Anniversary of the Raahe Suzuki Association, Finland on Sunday 9 April 2017
Graduation concerts were held in Turkey last week for thirty Suzuki students in Istanbul and Ankara.
The first time I got to know about Shinichi Suzuki’s method was when I watched a short black and white movie on the TV. A huge number of little violinists were playing some variations with a lot of inspiration. I was 14, and doing my piano studies at the school of music. At that time I do well remember what I felt - so excited! I would have liked so much to be amongst these kids by the side of this teacher.
On October 15, 2011 the International Suzuki Association (ISA) included Trumpet as a Suzuki instrument and appointed an International Suzuki Trumpet Committee.