Book 9+ for Violin | Book 8+ for Cello

A typical day at the Japan Seattle Suzuki Institute begins at 9 am and ends at 5:00 pm. Each Advanced Program student will have 4 hours of classes per day, which can include the following:

  • Cello: 1-hour master class per week with Amy Sue Barston, 2 students per class (submit your audition recording here)
  • Cello: 1-hour performance class
  • Cello: 1-hour technique class
  • Violin: Two 1-hour master classes per week, 2 students per class (submit your audition recording here)
  • Violin: 1-hour performance class
  • Cello and violin: 1-hour Chamber Music class
  • Cello and violin: 1-hour Advanced Orchestra (strictly limited to those in Book 6+)
  • Cello and violin: 1-hour attendance at Honors Recitals (If you wish to perform, submit your audition recording here.)
  • Optional: 1-hour enrichment class (see descriptions)
  • Optional: 1-hour attendance at evening concerts Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday

Individual schedules will be released approximately 1 week prior to Institute. Remember to consider practice time as well!