STEP will be offering “Every Child Can!©”, a one-day course in Suzuki educational philosophy given by master teacher-trainer Susan Gagnon. This course provides an inspiring, in-depth look at the Suzuki approach to teaching and learning. For teachers, it is the first prerequisite to further Suzuki-certified teacher training; and, for parents, a thorough preparation for starting STEP lessons with your child.
Who should attend?
- Parents and caregivers of young children,
- music teachers and prospective music teachers,
- early-childhood-education professionals,
- and all others interested in learning about the Suzuki approach to education,
- Date: Saturday June 30th-Sunday July 1st
- Time: TBA, six hours in total
- Location: TBA (Central St. John’s)
Register here: http://nlsi.ca/events/every-child-can-2018/
Winterfest is here! This Saturday, Feb 17th, is a time for everyone to shake it up, swapping out regular classes for lots of new things to try, and getting together to all have some fun.
Everyone moves with their group class, through two to four short activities during the morning. Don’t miss the giant JAM SESSION at 10:30 for absolutely everyone! And there’s even a Body Mapping Class for Parents too.
The day continues with more great activities (all free admission):
– KITCHEN PARTY @ the Geo Centre: 2:30-4:00 PM
– RECEPTION: 5:00-6:00 PM, Instrumental Room (Room 1034) at MUN Music. Pre-order your Pizza in the morning! Drinks provided, please contribute snacks and sweets.
– SENIOR PLAYERS + FACULTY CONCERT: 6:00-7:00 PM in Suncor Hall (MUN Music)
More info, including times and rooms, and full class descriptions, at http://suzukinl.ca/winterfest-2018/.
Registration for Winter 2018 is now open! You can:
- re-join group classes after a break,
- sign up for Music With Your Baby for 3-year-olds and under,
- add a class to your fall registration, or
- put yourself on our private-teachers’ waitlist.
Details on the Registration page.
Join us at STEP’s 2017 Holiday Concert!
- Saturday, December 16th 2017, 10am
- George Street Church
Come check out some of the finest young string players in the city, as they showcase their talent and inherent love for music this Christmas season. From toddlers to teens, you’ll hear everything from classical to folk, and perhaps even some Christmas tunes! Rumour has it that a special visitor (wearing a red suit!) may pay us a visit :).
We’d like to offer a special welcome to all STEP Alumni students and parents, as this year marks STEP’s 35th birthday!!!
This show is for all ages, and admission is by donation.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/131508177523755/
Check out STEP’s performances all around town over December!
The Group Class Schedule for the 2017-18 year has been finalized and is now available. The latest version is Sept 27th – please make sure you consult the latest version in case of updates.
The dates for our group classes are set! Note: “Music With Your Baby” (not “Transitions”) students will meet not only on Group Class Saturdays but also on dates marked “Extra Music With Your Baby”. Concert dates and venues are also listed.
Group Class Calendar
Please refer to the Group Class Schedule, updated Sept 27th, for times and rooms of classes.
The STEP Events Google Calendar can be accessed directly in a browser. If you use Outlook or iCal, you can import the STEP Events ICS link into your application.
Registration for 2017-2018 Group Classes is now open. Returning STEP students should be hearing from us regarding their class placements in the next few days. For those who are new to STEP, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to make sure you are registered in the right classes.
Registration information can be found here.
If there are any questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to contact us at email@example.com.
Registration is now open for both the Newfoundland and Labrador Suzuki Institute (formerly ACSI) and our new Iceberg Chamber Music Institute (ICMI) for advanced students.
Both the institutes run in parallel at Bishop Feild School on Bond Street in Downtown St. John’s starting on Sunday June 25th. NLSI ends on Friday June 30th, while ICMI goes through to July 2nd. Early bird deadline is April 15th!
Click here for NLSI programs and registration
Click here for ICMI programs and registration