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On Suzuki method and methodology

It’s important to remind ourselves of these core teachings from Dr. Suzuki (courtesy of

The following article outlines some things to keep in mind within the Suzuki Triangle (teacher, parent, child)



Suzuki Recordings


Suzuki Bass School, Vol. 1 by Gary Karr

Suzuki Cello School, Vols. 1 & 2 by Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi

Suzuki Guitar School, Vol. 1 by William Kossler

Suzuki Piano School, Vol. 1 by Seizo Azuma

Suzuki Violin School, Vol. 1 by William Preucil


Suzuki Bass School, Vol 1: Bass Part, Book & CD Revised Edition by Shinichi Suzuki (Author)

Suzuki Cello School Cello Part & CD, Volume 1 (Revised Edition)by Shinichi Suzuki (Author), Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi (Author)

Suzuki Guitar School, Vol 1: Guitar Part, Book & CD Revised Edition by Seth Himmelhoch (Author), Andrew LaFreniere (Author), Louis Brown (Author)

Suzuki Violin School Revised Edition Violin Part Book & CD Volume 1


An online resource for Suzuki recordings:


Original source material for the Suzuki Violin School

Practice while on vacation

Practice while on vacation

Here is Gertrude practicing on a very old, completely out of tune piano on an estancia in San Antonio de Areco, Argentina. Bundled up against the cold, but happy to have found a piano.