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Suzuki Open House and Instrument Petting Zoo

Music Institute Suzuki Guitar students - Workshop on January 28

Music Institute of Chicago - Winnetka Campus
300 Green Bay Road
Winnetka, IL 60093
United States


Are you interested in having your child learn to play a musical instrument, but aren't sure where to begin?

Suzuki instruction is a great way to start your musical journey!

Are you unsure which instrument to choose for your child?

An instrument petting zoo provides an excellent opportunity for children and their parents to explore different instruments to help determine which one resonates most for your child.

Are you wondering how to know when your child is ready to begin lessons?

Experienced Suzuki faculty members will offer guidance regarding your child’s readiness for lessons.


2:00 – 2:30 pm     Suzuki Student Recital and Information about the Suzuki Program at MIC,
                                presented by Sarah Montzka, Associate Director, Barston Suzuki Center

2:30 – 4:00 pm     Instrument Petting Zoo: Children try out instruments with guidance
                                 from faculty members

                                Talk to campus staff to learn more about lessons and ask questions

This event is open to everyone. Bring a friend!

The Music Institute of Chicago invites you to become part of a supportive community that fosters confidence and inspires joy and creativity through music!  Here at the Music Institute, you'll find accomplished musicians and dedicated teachers who specialize in giving students the building blocks they need to make their musical experience challenging, exciting and completely their own.

 Please RSVP here as soon as possible so we are able to plan well and know whom to expect.

RSVP:  Suzuki Open House and Instrument Petting Zoo



Avi Friedlander

Director, Barston Suzuki Center; Suzuki Cello Faculty

Sarah Montzka

Violin & Viola Faculty (Suzuki); Associate Director Barston Suzuki Center

Julia Wen

Cello Faculty, Musikgarten Faculty, Suzuki Events Coordinator