Eugene Irish Jam Resumes

ESMA’s free Irish Jam music sessions resume January 23, 2012. Sessions are always open to students who would like to participate, just show up Monday at 7 p.m. Session is great way to try learning a few tunes by ear and play music in a relaxed, all-ages evening of music. More about session ยป

Parents As Partners 2012

The Suzuki Association of Americas is doing Parents As Partners again this year! If you participated last year, you’ll remember that this is an opportunity to watch videos from teachers, parents and students, plus get lots of tips on practicing, motivation and working with your child as a partner in learning. The videos will be … Read More

Practice Corner: Changing Teachers

During the course of musical education, students are bound to have a few different teachers. Whether it be for a music camp, switching teachers, or a temporary change there are a few things that can make the transition smoother: Appreciate the Differences: There are bound to be some small things that are different between teachers. … Read More

Practice Corner: Observation

At the end of every Little Notes class we take the opportunity to write down an observation about our class and what was experienced. Since there are so many firsts in early childhood, this is relatively easy to accomplish. Observation is also highly important in Suzuki teacher training. We spend hours observing master teachers for … Read More