SSM August performances need violinists

SSM students:  Please consider signing up to participate in one of these events:

EVERYONE WELCOME TO SIGN UP. Repertoire determined upon those attending. Solos welcome as well as group performance.

ASAP  email Diana with your availability : dvpopowycz@gmail.com                                                   and sign up in your home studio as well

please note which performance you are participating when emailing Diana

Monday August 4 Grace Episcopal 7:30  ( tune 7:15) dress casual but neat

Grace Episcopal Church 116 W Washington Ave, Madison, WI 53703

 

First Monday MealsThe first Monday of every month volunteers gather in the Guild Hall to prepare a meal for the men staying in the Porchlight Men’s Shelter (and any additional hungry visitors who might find their way here). Guests are seated and served a home-style meal and dessert.  Volunteer Jon Augspurger (SSM dad) lines up local musical groups–from bluegrass to classical–to provide live music for the evening–a bright spot for many.

 

Tuesday August 5 WisABA Social at Union South                                                                 in the Northwoods Room                                                                                                   performance from 4:30- 5:15   (tune at 4:15) all levels welcome /dress black and white

This has been a lovely yearly event for SSM to participate in. WisABA celebrates their 7th Annual Conference this year in Madison.

 

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Nora Germain new release Little Dipper is out now

NORA GERMAIN

 

visit her at:    www.noragermain.com/music/

Ever wonder what happens to SSM alumni???  Well…. they grow up and in this case:

MAKE INCREDIBLE MUSIC

Please welcome the newest release by Nora

Little Dipper

available at : http://bit.ly/1seK8tb or listen free on Spotify. Other places to get it are Amazon mp3 and Google Play.

Check out this great recording session for Little Dipper

https://www.youtube.com/user/noragermain

CONGRATULATIONS NORA!!!

 

 

 

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Summer 7/14-7/17 rhythmic and melodic reading class

BARTOK DUOS  helping the Suzuki student to become a stronger sight reader

SUMMER Mini group masterclass using :

Bartok Duos and Robert Starer Rhythmic Training

Monday – Thursday July 14-17 from 5:00-6:00 pm at Covenant Presbyterian Church  ( students must attend all 4 days)

taught by Diana Popowycz

suitable for the book 4 and up student

all music provided

please bring :

music stand ,colored pencils and a yellow highlighter and your violin

fee 50$ payable to Diana

Some of the Concepts that will be addressed: finger patters, rhythmic gestures,phrase architecture, dynamic markings,meter and metric changes,interval training.

Students will leave this mini session with a checklist to help them to continue practicing their sight reading from a rhythmic and melodic standpoint.

The final 20 minutes of the Thursday class will be a demonstration and performance of the Bartok Duos learned.

SIGN UP DEADLINE IS MONDAY JULY 7   class limited to 12 students

please email dvpopowycz@gmail.com or call 608-695-4020


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkbsj44soBo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s90IUvrmu4o

 

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Bach Dancing and Dynamite June concerts and SSM ticket giveaway

 

Dear SSM families and friends:

Are you a fan of Bach Dancing and Dynamite?? We are.  Do you want to see them live?

then email Diana to secure your tickets – first come first served: dvpopowycz@gmail.com

SUZUKI STRINGS has ticket vouchers (3.00/ticket fee) for these BDDS CONCERT :

location is the Playhouse in the Overture Center

June 13 Friday  7:30 pm        4 ticket vouchers available

June 14 Saturday 7:30 pm     4 ticket vouchers available

June 21  Saturday 7:30 pm     2 ticket vouchers available

June 27 Friday 7:30 pm          4 ticket vouchers available

check out the concert schedule link below to help you decide

http://www.bachdancinganddynamite.org/schedule.php

from BDDS:

“Our 23rd chamber music season is titled 23 Skiddoo — American slang for leaving quickly. We’ve found musical connections to other great expressions about exiting expeditiously.

BDDS shows music can be both serious and fun by means of creative programming, art installations, conversations with the audience, and high-quality performance.

Twelve concerts June 13-29, 2014 at the Overture Center in Madison, the Stoughton Opera House, and Taliesin in Spring Green.

regular pricing:  General Admission $39     Students $5   Families (4 people) $60″

 

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SSM and Make Music Madison! 6/21

 

 

SATURDAY JUNE 21  – all day long all over Madison!

Hello Suzuki Families!

Last year many of you may have participated or enjoyed the music filled day around Madison for the first annual Make Music Madison. This a day musicians perform all around Madison, even extending to other cities throughout the US.

SSM has been asked to perform at two venues this year. Please consider coming out to perform!  All levels  welcome: Pretwinklers  through Sonora.

 

Here are the performance details:

Saturday June 21

11:00-12:00 performance at Capitol Kids Toy Store on the Square.

Maria Rosa Germain will be the teacher for this performance.

email her of your intent to perform at Capitol Kids: mariarosa@tds.net

Saturday June 21

2:00-3:00 performance at Michaels Frozen Custard on Monroe Street.

All performers will receive free custard!

Heidi Kenney will be the teacher for this performance.

email her with your intent to perform at Michael’s: heidiwkenney@yahoo.com

 

Here is more info about Make Music Madison.

http://www.makemusicmadison.org

 

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June 7 Suzuki Strings of Madison events

 

SONORA STRINGS IS CANADA BOUND  6/14-21

to Vancouver British Columbia

Please join us in our  free Madison concert at the Overture Center Rotunda

10:00 am  Saturday June 7

 

MADISON MALLARDS  National Anthem performance by over  35 SSM Saturday night 6/7

SSM has 110 tickets sold for the evening June 7  Madison Mallards Game

we have 7 extra tickets if you still want to come– contact Diana 608 695 4020

to those performing please meet at 5:00 pm

informal concert dress: khaki bottom /white top

Meet in the Shabazz  School parking lot

1601 North Sherman Avenue ( just down the street from the Ballpark)

We’ll have a quick line up and run through and distribute tickets.  We need to be at the ballpark ready to go around 5:40. Given the large number of performers its best to be early.  Game starts at 6:05.

 

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Solo Graduation rehearsal and recital

The SSM end of the year Graduation Recital will be held

JUNE 1, 2014  at Oakwood Village Auditorium

tuning is at 1:30 and performance is at 2:00 pm

DRESS REHEARSAL for this concert is Tuesday May 27

schedule as follows:

4:00  Twinkle Grads

4:15 Book 1 Grads

4:45  Book 2 Grads

5:15  Book 3 Grads

5:30 Book 4 Grads

Please arrive ready to play with instrument out of case and tuned. These are approximate rehearsal times. Thank your for your preparation for this wonderful musical celebration .

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Last call for Madison Mallards sign up and tickets

Still want to join the SSM MALLARDS event?????

Deadline to order tickets is May 20
Invite your family and friends!

specifics details:

SATURDAY JUNE 7  at
Game time 6:05

Performers gather at SHABAZZ parking lot at 5:15  for run through at 1601 North Sherman Avenue

ALL SSM FAMILIES ARE WELCOME- You don’t have to be performing to come
ORDER TICKETS TODAY: Email Diana at dvpopowycz@gmail.com, please include your family name and how many tickets you will need (including performer)

$10.00 each for grand stand seats includes a Mallards baseball cap with each ticket

Write checks to SSM and mail to
SSM 4020 Mandan Circle
Madison Wi 53711

 

 

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Suzuki Strings Spring Concert Friday May 9

Please join us as we celebrate the end of  year SSM Spring Concert

Friday May 9 6:00 pm

Middleton Performing Arts Center

 

rehearsing Bach Double Concerto in d minor

Performers please arrive for tuning no later than 5:30 pm in concert black and white

details found in this months

MAY NEWSLETTER

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Madison Mallards Star Spangled Banner June 7

Suzuki Strings of Madison performs the national anthem on Saturday June 7

SATURDAY JUNE 7  at
Game time 6:05

Performers gather at SHABAZZ parking lot at 5:15  for run through at 1601 North Sherman Avenue

ALL SSM FAMILIES ARE WELCOME- You don’t have to be performing to come
ORDER TICKETS TODAY: Email Diana at dvpopowycz@gmail.com, please include your family name and how many tickets you will need (including performer)
$10.00 each for grand stand seats includes a Mallards baseball cap with each ticket

SIGN UP TO GUARANTEE SEATS THIS TUESDAY 5/6 on large posterboard at spring concert  dress rehearsal

or

Write checks to SSM and mail to
SSM 4020 Mandan Circle
Madison Wi 53711

Deadline to order tickets is May 20
Invite your family and friends!

CLICK HERE FOR STAR SPANGLED BANNER MUSIC
Star-Spangled Banner Violin 1
Star-Spangled Banner Violin 2

DRESS CODE:  white top and khaki bottoms

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_DKcfJa7IU

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