Elevate your teaching

The Great Lakes Suzuki Institute offers a wide variety of teacher development courses in the Suzuki Method for flute and recorder teachers of all experience levels. Development courses will include performance of the repertoire, supervised observations, discussion, and other assignments. Attendees must meet the requirements set by the Suzuki Association of the Americas and are strongly encouraged to review Suzuki philosophy prior the course. Book 1 attendees must also participate in an Every Child Can! course.

2017 Teacher Offerings Include:

  • "Every Child Can!", July 7, with David Gerry
  • Suzuki Flute Book 1, July 8-15 with Kelly Williamson
  • Suzuki Flute Book 2, July 11-15, with Noelle Perrin
  • Suzuki Flute Book 3, July 11-15, with Meret Bitticks
  • Suzuki Flute Book 4, July 11-15, with David Gerry
  • Suzuki Flute Book 11, July 11-15 with David Gerry
  • Opera Aria Masterclass, with Élise Bédard

Course fees for 2017: Registration fee: $40, Every Child Can $145, Book 1 $530, all other courses $385.

Teacher Workshop Registration Form

Every Child Can! Registration Form


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Other housing options include:

The Visitors Inn

The Admiral Inn