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Suzuki Cello Workshop


Saturday, February 22 - Sunday, February 23, 2020
Evanston East Campus  | 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Illinois  60201


Saturday, February 22: 10:00 am - 8:45 pm

Sunday, February 23:   12:30 - 6:30 pm  


Please refer to the daily schedule for a more detailed schedule of activities for your child. If you have any questiuons about the schedule prior to the workshop, please contact Avi Friedlander.

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Final Registration Deadline: Saturday, February 7, 2020    


Strengthen and learn new skills while fueling friendships.  Led by internationally recognized Suzuki teachers, special activities include master classes and enrichment.



  • Small Group Classes
  • Large Group Classes (primarily with Carey Beth Hockett)
  • Enrichment Classes (assigned according to level)
  • Eurhythmics (with Sarah Montzka Eurhythmics teaches concepts of rhythm, structure, and musical expression using movement.
  •  Cello Choir (with Aaron Kaplan)
  •  Tone Development These set of classes with Pam Devenoport will discuss how to develop tone through daily warmups and exercises and how these concepts apply to your daily cello playing.
  •  Warmups:  These set of classes taught by Nancy Hair will explore ways to start your daily practice schedule as a cellist in today’s world 



Kristen Cassel-Greer 

Pam Devenport

Nancy Hair

Carey Beth Hockett

Aaron Kaplan

Sarah Montzka

Melissa C. Solomon de Freitas




Pre-Twinkle/Twinkle:  $75
Books 1 - 3:  $145
Books 4+ :  $165

Books 4+, Extra Master Class:  $35