Understanding Suzuki Philosophy: The Mother Tongue Approach

Renowned Japanese violinist and teacher Dr. Shinichi Suzuki (1898-1998), studied how children learn for over fifty years. In his travels to Germany from Japan, Dr. Suzuki was encouraged by each child’s ability to assimilate their “mother tongue”. German children learned to speak German fluently just as Japanese children absorbed the dialect of their parents. Children in all parts of the …

Information for Student Recitals on January 20th and 28th

The Winter Student Recitals are nearly here! Tomorrow, January 20th and on Monday January 28th, throughout 8 jam-packed performances we will celebrate the accomplishments of our students and teachers so far this school year. We look forward to two fun-filled days of joy and music-making! At this point all students who are performing have received the details of their performance time and …

Student Masterclasses on November 25th

Student Masterclasses will be held on Sunday, November 25th Student masterclasses are an excellent way to try out sharing your performance, and also to practice your listening skills as an audience member. Signup below to join the student performances on Sunday, November 25th and specific class times will be assigned based on the number of students who would like to …

Crescendo Kids Session 2 Registration NOW OPEN

Crescendo Kids Session 2 for the 2018-19 School Year Registration NOW OPEN for CURRENT STUDENTS ONLY   Session 2  Registration is Now Open for CURRENT STUDENTS ONLY, with our waitlist registration opening on November 15th followed by open registration on December 1st.  Session 1 will end at the end of January 2019, following the student’s performances in our Winter Student …

Level 6 Theory Now Online!

Conservatory Level 6 Theory is Now Available This intermediate theory course is for students to prepare for their required theory examination (Level 6 Royal Conservatory or equivalent) from the comfort of their own home. It is also suitable for any students who have a basic music knowledge who wish to progress to the intermediate level. The structure of our online …

Morin Music Book Club!

Morin Book Club! Music and Reading make the perfect combination. Whether it’s how to unlock talent or the latest discoveries  music and neuroscience, join us as we share and discuss our favourites.   Our first book lines up very well with our ‘Students Starting Strong’ online support course so we felt it would be an excellent choice near the beginning of …

Welcome Back Jen Shukuda, Suzuki Piano, Violin And Guitar

Congratulations on your first week of classes! With classes beginning this past Tuesday, September 4th we have been so happy to see all of our teachers and students after the summer holiday!  Registered students, check your student portal for information on book delivery service and more as you get settled into your first week of lessons and home practice.    …