UNI Suzuki

Beginning Class (violin/viola) January Start

CLASS:  Beginning Violin or Viola

Session I & II: Teacher:  Mary Grey

Session III: Group teacher: Mary Grey, Individual teachers to be announced.


SESSION I:  Parent Education and Orientation (1 meeting)

This session will introduce the Suzuki philosophy, first year expectations and what the UNI Suzuki School has to offer.

  • January 13, 2014 
  • 6:00 - 8:00

SESSION II:  Parent and child together  (5 meetings)

These pre-instrument sessions will introduce beginning techniques, group ettiquette, and early musical concepts.

  • January  16, February 3, 6, 10, 13
  • 6:00 - 7:00

SESSION III:  Weekly Individual and Group lessons  (14 weeks of individual lessons and group meetings and 1 week of performance class and solo preparation)

Children will be sized for instruments, start their individual lessons and continue with their group lessons.

  • Beginning the week of Feb. 17.
  • Weekly group lessons will continue at 6:00 - 6:30 on Thursdays only starting Feb. 20
  • Individual lesson time will be assigned based on registration form information.

All sessions will be held in Russell Hall at the University of Northern Iowa


  • Registration fee is $75 and should be included with the registration form
  • Instructional fee (includes Session I, II and III) $540.  See the fees page for payment options and policy.
  • Enrollment commitment is expected for at least all of Session I and II.  Once an individual lesson assignment has been finalized (February 13) enrollment and payment is expected for the remainder of the semester.


Fill out schedule and permission forms, include $75 and mail to the Suzuki School by December 10, 2013.

A minimum enrollment is required for the class to be held.  Confirmation will be sent via email prior to January 1, 2014.