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Ottawa Suzuki Strings wishes to invite junior, intermediate and senior violin, cello and guitar students to apply to participate in the upcoming Ottawa Suzuki Strings Masterclass/Workshop Series. The masterclasses are free and open to the public. The workshops are free but only open to teachers and parents of students participating. Please download the Application Form and submit by January 11th, 2019.


Sunday, January 27th, 2:00-4:30pm

NAC Atelier

Adam Cicchillitti, guitar – junior and intermediate
Sunday, February 3rd, 2:00-4:30pm

The Court at Barrhaven 1111 Longfields Drive

Elaine Klimasko, violin – intermediate and advanced
Sunday, February 24th, 7:00-9:30pm

Venue: Freiman Hall, University of Ottawa Perez Building, 610 Cumberland Street

David Thies-Thompson, violin & viola – intermediate and advanced
Sunday, March 3rd, 2:00-4:30pm

Freiman Hall, University of Ottawa Perez Building, 610 Cumberland Street

Paul Marleyn, cello – intermediate and advanced

Sunday, March 24th

NAC Atelier

Workshops: Introduction to Creative Ability Development (CAD)

Leader: Laura Nerenberg, Violin

Open to Suzuki violin, viola, cello and guitar students.
CAD is a method that uses music improvisation to nurture the creative side of the brain.

1:00 – 1:30 pre-twinkle/early book 1 (up to Etude)
1:45 – 3:15 late book 1 (after Etude)/book 2
3:30 – 5:00 book 3/book 4
Sunday, May 5th, 2:30 – 3:30pm  Showcase Recital – outstanding masterclass students in recital Trinity United Church

Ottawa Suzuki Strings gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the City of Ottawa for the Masterclass/Workshop Series.


Printable Forms

For more information, contact the school administrator.