New Teacher in Town!

The Southeastern Minnesota Suzuki Association is thrilled to anounce a new piano ans music theory theacher. Christopher Alexander, formerly from Rochester, is a B.A. graduate from St. Olaf College and a Suzuki trained piano teacher. He enjoys collaborative piano pursuits including playing for churches, weddings, soloist, and the Rochester Male Chorus. Christopher is excited to be part of the 2018-19 SEMSA faculty as he will be teaching music theory with enphasis on rhythm.  Welcome Christopher! 

2018 Gasshuku at Eagle Bluff

The Southeastern Minnesota Suzuki Association will sponsor its biennial music workshop, Gasshuku at Eagle Bluff, on Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center near Lanesboro, Minnesota. This event will feature outstanding music clinicians for the youngest “twinklers” through the advanced high school students. Find out more here.

Georgia Daniel Scholarship for Suzuki Institutes

 

Suzuki Institutes are like a week-long Gasshuku! Those who have attended SEMSA’s Gasshuku workshop in the past can tell you how much fun they are. The institutes are patterned after Dr. Shinichi Suzuki’s summer school in Japan. Teachers, students and parents participate in music instruction, parent talks, motivation and enjoyment. SEMSA offers the Georgia Daniels' scholarship for families who are first time Suzuki Institute attendees.

Georgia Daniels' Scholarship Information

Suzuki Institutes are like a week-long Gasshuku! Those who have attended SEMSA’s Gasshuku workshop in the past can tell you how much fun they are. The institutes are patterned after Dr. Shinichi Suzuki’s summer school in Japan. Teachers, students and parents participate in music instruction, parent talks, motivation and enjoyment. SEMSA offers the Georgia Daniels' scholarship for families who are first time Suzuki Institute attendees.

New SEMSA Flute Teacher

SEMSA is happy to announce a new flute teacher.  Irissa (Hubka) Ryant is actually quite familiar with SEMSA as she was a former student and her siblings are current members of SEMSA!  If you hear of friends interested in flute lessons for their children, they may contact Mrs. Ryant at irissajo@gmail.com or 507- 250-5737.    (click "Read more" to learn more about Mrs. Ryant).

Gasshuku 2016 -- Sneak Peek!

 Gasshuku 2016 -- Sneak Peek!
Here is an exciting sneak peek into the details for the upcoming Gasshuku at Eagle Bluff music workshop scheduled for November 11 and 12, 2016. Mark your calendar, now! Your do not want to miss this event!