A little bit of history was made last month when the first Suzuki Violin exams to take place on Russian soil were conducted in an historic mansion with a great musical history and the home of the International Union of Musicians. The building is in the historic centre of Moscow and is located opposite the Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory.
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Suzuki Voice Program and Talent Education Institute of Singing celebrated its 30th Anniversary year November 27th 2016 in Finland.
Suzuki students from Cape Town City Bowl schools came together in a combined performance at the Artscape Theatre Centre, Foreshore, Cape Town, on the 12 November 2016.
2000 people from all over Italy; 720 colourful t-shirts that formed a rainbow at the finale concert; 50 hours of instrumental lessons in three days; 7 concerts; 8 locations involved.
Fiorenza Rosi passed away in Bologna on the 20th of September 2016 after a very strenuous fight against illness; strenuous and unshakeable like herself.
Greetings from Alfred Music.
The anniversary of Shinichi Suzuki's birthday (17.10.1898 – 26.01.1998) was celebrated with a one day Suzuki piano workshop held at Johanneksen koulu, which is an elementary school for 1st to 6th grade students in Tampere, Finland.
The Suzuki Trumpet Instrument Committee of the International Suzuki Association (ISA), with representatives from the European Suzuki Association (ESA) and the Suzuki Association of the Americas (SAA) has recently proposed to the ISA Board that the mandate of the committee be augmented to include other brass instruments.
First SAA Trumpet Teacher Training Course
Ann-Marie Sundberg, ESA Trumpet Teacher Trainer, recently held the very first Trumpet Teacher Training course in North America travelling to Calgary, Alberta in Canada to conduct an SAA Unit 1 Teacher Training course for Trumpet teachers.