Diller-Quaile offers a program of string study for the young beginner through the advanced high school student. Violin, viola, and cello may begin at age four or older and double bass at age seven or older. Older beginners on all string instruments are welcomed. The inclusive philosophies of Shinichi Suzuki and the School’s founders, as well as traditional string pedagogies, inform an approach that assures teaching tailored to the needs of the individual student, with a strong emphasis on building confident solo performing, fluent music reading, and skillful ensemble participation.
Suzuki Group Violin Classes
|Early Book I||Monday||4:30-5:15 p.m.||Book I||Monday||4:30-5:15 p.m.||Book I||Saturday||12:00-12:45 p.m.||Books I-II||Monday||5:30-6:15 p.m.||Books II-III||Monday||5:30-6:15 p.m.||Books IV-V||Monday||5:30-6:15 p.m.||Books IV-V||Saturday||1:15-2:00 p.m.||Books V-VI||Monday||5:30-6:15 p.m.|
Suzuki Group Cello Classes
|Early Book I||Tuesday||4:30-5:15 p.m.||Books I-II||Tuesday||4:30-5:15 p.m.||Books III-IV||Tuesday||5:15-6:00 p.m.||Books V-VI||Tuesday||5:15-6:00 p.m.|
|Tuesday||7:00 - 7:45 p.m.|
|Parents Violin Class||Monday||3:00-3:45 p.m.||Parents Violin Class||Saturday||9:00-9:45 a.m.||Parents Cello Class||Tuesday||7:30-8:15 p.m.||Parents Cello Class||Saturday||9:00-9:45 a.m.|