Upcoming Events and Happenings

Partnership with Colorado Symphony!

https://coloradosymphony.org/

SAC is proud to announce that Colorado Symphony has agreed to allow several of our strings students perform in the lobby of Boettcher Concert Hall prior to the following 2023 shows: 

  • February 19, 2:30pm--John Williams Intergalactic

  • April 22, 7:30pm-- Beethoven Violin Concerto 

  • April 29, 7:30pm-- Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini 

The first deadline to apply to perform at the John Williams show is January 15. Applications to perform will be available soon. In the meantime, please watch this page for further details in the near future.

Be there! You can purchase tickets to these concerts at Colorado Symphony's web site. Purchasing tickets strengthens our relationship with Colorado Symphony.

2023 Trophy Festival

Coming soon! SAC is proud to hold its annual Trophy Festival in the spring of 2023.

Suzuki students will be able to perform in front a welcoming group of evaluators and receive invaluable feedback.  All students will receive a trophy and an experience like no other. Please watch this page for further details in the near future.

2022 Summer Institutes

Colorado is fortunate to have two incredible summer Suzuki institutes: Colorado Suzuki Institute which is held in Beaver Creek, and Peaks to Plains held in Thornton. 

Click here for pics from past years, and learn how you can register for the institutes held in 2023

Teacher Meet Ups!

Teachers: look for upcoming teacher meet ups in January and February of 2023 where you'll be able to chat and share food and drink with fellow Suzuki teachers at some fun venues chosen by our Treasurer, Ronnie Crisp.  To sign up to be on the Meet-Up list, please email Ronnie at treasurer@cosuzuki.org

2023 Scholarship Applications
Now Being Accepted!

Every year, SAC awards scholarships

to Suzuki students and teachers so that 

they can attend Suzuki Institutes and

enrich their learning under the

Suzuki method. Applications are

due February 15. Please visit

this page for further details

and here for testimonials from

past scholarship recipients.

SAC newsletters

Are you receiving our newsletter? Email president@cosuzuki.org to get on the list and learn about our goings-ons as soon as they become available.

Recent Event--Teacher Workshops

On October 22, 2022, SAC held Teacher Workshops and a Violin Master Class with Charles Krigbaum at the Denver Art Museum.  A very special thank you to Luther Strings for sponsoring this event. https://lutherstrings.com/

It was a special three-part workshop for teachers on how to successfully run a studio, including important financial, legal, and other practical strategies. 

Click here to view more pictures from the event.

Recent Events--2022 Piano Play-Ins

In October of 2022, two piano play-ins were held in Denver and Colorado Springs! Approximately 50 students attended and filled the piano rooms with wonderful renditions from the twinkles all the way up to Book 5.  Great job Suzuki Stars!

Click here to view more pictures from the events.

Thank you to Schmitt Music in Englewood (https://www.schmittmusic.com/stores/denver/) and Rick's Piano Warehouse in Colorado Springs (https://coloradopianowarehouse.com) for allowing us to hold these events at their venues! Thank you also to Carol Jilling and Laura Benson for producing these events!

New This Year! Publications 

Another exciting development: Andrea Coyle will be producing a collection of publications based on her knowledge and others' filled with valuable information to new and experienced teachers on how to start up and continue growing their studios.  

Click here to learn more on how you receive updates on this project.