GROUP CLASS GRID 2016-17 Group classes start 9/6

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WELCOME BACK SUZUKI STRINGS OF MADISON

Group classes will start Tuesday, September 6, 2016

location: Covenant Presbyterian Church

Please consult with your private teacher about your child/rens  class placement.

Group class tuition is due September 27. Please print  SSM-Registration 2016-17 and turn into your private teacher along with check to SSM or use the SSM PAYPAL option.

View and print the group class grid below:

Group Class Grid 2016

Here is the fall calendar :

SUZUKI STRINGS OF MADISON FALL SEMESTER 2016 CALENDAR

and winter calendar:

JANUARY  SSM Calendar.

 

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SSM 2016-17 registration form

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Dear Suzuki families,
Please print the 2016-2017 registration form for your student/s.  This form is good for the entire year . Registration forms should be given to your private instructor along with tuition check ( unless you are using  the SSM PayPal)

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Tuition is due in full once a semester :  September 27, 2016 and January 31, 2017 .

Note the group tuition deadline to avoid the $15.00 late fee.

You may either write a check to SSM and pass on to your private instructor or choose to use the SSM PayPal.

Please print the SSM-Registration 2016-17 .

 

 

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SSM 2017 Winter -Spring Calendar

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2017 still seems a bit far away…..
Again, please add the SSM dates to your family calendar .

JANUARY  print your SSM winter/spring calendar

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Tuesday     10    Group Classes resume   Sign up for the 100 Day Club

Tuesday     17     Group Classes

Tuesday     24    Group Classes

Tuesday     31     Play In    Dress rehearsal for  2/5 Solo Recital

TUITION for Winter/Spring 2017 DUE

 

FEBRUARY

Sunday       5        Solo Recital

Tuesday      7        Group Classes

Saturday    11       Madison Capitols Hockey at Coliseum 7:05 pm   God Bless America

Tuesday     14      Group Classes

Tuesday     21      Group Classes

Friday        24       WCO Concert , Julian Rhee  violin

Tuesday     28       Play In and Dress rehearsal for  3/5 Solo recital

 

MARCH

Sunday        5         Solo Recital Oakwood Village   tune 1:30  play 2:00

Tuesday       7         Group Classes

Tuesday       14       Group Classes

Tuesday       21        Group Classes

Friday          24         WCO  Concert  Vicky Powell, viola

Tuesday       28        Play In and Dress rehearsal for 4/2 solo recital

 

APRIL

Sunday         2           Solo Recital  Oakwood Village tune 1:30 play 2:00

Tuesday        4           Group Classes

Tuesday        11          NO CLASSES  Spring Break

Tuesday        18          Group Classes

Sat/Sun      22-23       SSM all school workshop  Covenant Presbyterian  Sat. 8-6  Sun 12-4

Tuesday         25           Play In   Parent Mini Classes

 

MAY

Tuesday           2            Group Classes

Tuesday            9            All School Dress Rehearsal   4:45 pm for Spring Concert

Saturday           13          SPRING CONCERT Middleton PAC  tune 3:30 play 4:00 pm

Sunday              21          Milwaukee Symphony at the Union Theater

Tuesday            16           100 Day Club celebration

Tuesday             30          Dress rehearsal for Solo Graduation recital

 

JUNE

Saturday            4              Solo Graduation Recital Oakwood Village  tune 1:30 play 2:00

 

Prelude and Sonora Strings  additional rehearsals and tour dates will be added.

 

Print your JANUARY 2017 Calendar here

 

 

 

 

 

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SSM 2016-2017 Calendar

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Welcome Back to all returning Suzuki families and a big welcome to all those joining us this 2016-2017 year. Please find our calendar of group classes, concerts and special events listed below. You can print the calendar SUZUKI STRINGS OF MADISON FALL SEMESTER 2016 CALENDAR in various parts of this post.

Please mark your calendars for these important dates.
This year is our SSM workshop year. It will be held April 22-23 at Covenant Presbyterian.
Our Spring Concert is at the Middleton Performing Arts Center,Saturday May 13.

Grab your pencil and fill in your families school calendar with lots of SSM violin activities!

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SEPTEMBER

Tuesday 6 Group classes start
Tuesday 13 Group classes Sign up for 100 day club
Saturday 17 Concert – Kids for Peace 20th Anniversary time tbd at Madison Children’s Musuem
Tuesday 20 Group classes
Tuesday 27 Play In Mixer and dress rehearsal for solo recital 10/2
GROUP TUITION DUE

OCTOBER

Sunday 2 Solo Recital Oakwood Village tune 1:30 play 2:00
Tuesday 4 Group Classes
Tuesday 11 Group Classes
Friday 14 WCO concert Ilya Kaler, violin soloist
Tuesday 18 Group Classes
F/S/S 21-23 MSO concert Hennig Kragerrud, violin solist
Tuesday 25 Play In and dress rehearsal for 10/30 Solo Graduation Recital
Saturday 29 Halloween Concert at State Capitol tune 10:30 play 11:00
Sunday 30 Solo Graduation Recital tune 1:30 play 2:00 Madison Christian Community Church

NOVEMBER

Tuesday 1 Group Classes
Saturday 5 Joshua Bell , violin at the Union Theater
Tuesday 8 Group Classes
Tuesday 15 Group Classes
Sunday 20 Winterfest at Monona Terrace Prelude and Sonora time TBD
Tuesday 22 Group Classes
Tuesday 29 Play In and Parent Mini Classes

December

Tuesday 6 Dress rehearsal Books 3- Sonora 4:45 Olbrich Gardens Holiday Concert
Pre-Twinkle- Book 2 meet at 4:00- 4:45
Saturday 10 Book 1-2 Holiday Concert venue and time TBD
Sunday 11 Olbrich Gardens Concert Book 3- Sonora tune 1:30 play 2:00
Tuesday 13 100 Day Club Celebration
Saturday 17 Great Wolf Lodge Concert

WINTER BREAK Tuesday December 20, 2016 to Monday January 9, 2017
GROUP CLASSES RESUME Tuesday January 10, 2017

PRINT 2016 Fall Semester Calendar SUZUKI STRINGS OF MADISON FALL SEMESTER 2016 CALENDAR

GROUP TUITION
Please pay your 2016 Fall group tuition by Tuesday September 27
check to SSM given to your private teacher
use SSM PayPal

http://www.suzukistringsofmadison.org/registration/current-students/pay-tuition/

semester tuition rates
first child : $300
second child: $250
Dalcroze only: $100

Tuition covers: faculty, accompanist, two weekly group classes, materials, play-in, solo recitals, group concerts, space rentals, administrative, workshop weekend .

WINTER/SPRING 2017 SUZUKI STRINGS OF MADISON CALENDAR COMING IN THE NEXT POST!

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SSM and Madison Mallards Dream Team Tuesday August 9 at 7:35pm

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Star Spangled Banner and O Canada!

Tuesday, August 9

7:35 p.m. perform on the base field
6:45 pm quick rehearsal at 1601 Sherman Ave parking lot

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Northwoods League Major League Dreams Showcase Doubleheader featuring the top 100 prospects as voted by MLB scouts. The Great Dane Throwback Maynard bobblehead giveaway. Zimbrick Honda & Agrace HospiceCare Win the Civic Auto Raffle.​

Families and friends of SSM pre order your tickets before August 1.
10$ each gets you admission and a Mallards baseball cap.
Email dvpopowycz@gmail.com or text 608-695-4020
family name and number of tickets desired– make check out to SSM
SSM is holding 100 tickets
You do not need to perform in order to join in the Dream Team fun at the Duck Pond.

Performers wear sapphire blue SSM tshirts and jeans and any comfortable shoes

Please arrive at 6:45 sharp to tune and rehearse in the Shabazz High School parking lot at
1601 Sherman Avenue
– just a few blocks away from the Mallards baseball field.

Star Spangled banner will be performed with channel 27 WKOW anchorman singing the national anthem.
O Canada! is a tribute to the Canadian baseball players also playing.

print Star Spangled Banner
top version is higher octave in 3rd position
lower version is in first position

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Flag of Canada

Print O Canada! and listen to a youtube link to get familiar and learn the Canadian national anthem

print music for O Canada
O Canada

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MAKE MUSIC MADISON – 6/21 SSM performs at Metcalfe’s Market



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TUESDAY JUNE 21
Make Music Madison
All free All outdoors All day

SUZUKI STRINGS OF MADISON
4:45- 5:30
Mecalfe’s Market Hilldale
726 N Midvale

concert dress: SSM BLUE TSHIRT AND JEANS
repertoire : Selections from books 1-3 Twinklers welcome!

email dvpopowycz@gmail.com if you plan on attending
OR let your private teacher know

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Sonora Strings and Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society double header Saturday June 11! FREE

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SONORA STRINGS OPENS FREE FAMILY EVENT ON SATURDAY, JUNE 11

Sonora Strings 10:15 am in the Rotunda
BDDS 11:00-11:45 am in the Playhouse

Sonora Strings, the advanced touring ensemble of Suzuki Strings of Madison will be performing in the Rotunda prior to the BDDS show, “How Did You Write That?” This interactive event will feature the musicians and music from our first week’s program. Guest composer Kevin Puts and musicians will lead the audience in activities that will help them understand how composers put a piece of music together.

Meet the musicians afterwards! This program is for children of all ages, accompanied by adults. The 320 seats in The Playhouse will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Thank you to CUNA Mutual Group, Tom Wolfe and Pat Powers, and Overture Center Foundation for helping us present this exciting look at chamber music.

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BACH DANCING & DYNAMITE SOCIETY
Chamber Concert Series June 10-26, 2016
Stoughton Opera House
Hillside Theater at Taliesin
Playhouse at Overture
Student tickets for all shows are only $5.oo
Introduce your child/ren to the wonderful world of chamber music by attending the BDDS Free family concert and follow up by purchasing tickets and attending one of the 12 concerts. Exciting favorites like the Vivaldi Four Seasons, Bach Brandenburg no 4, Mendelssohn Octet are scheduled to be performed as well as two world premiere compositions by composer Kevin Puts.
For more information go to www.bachdancinganddynamite.org or call 608.255.9866

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Watch and listen:
Piazzola, Mendelssohn, Vivaldi.

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100 Day Club Party Tuesday May 24

Here’s another chance to celebrate your violin practicing success!

TUESDAY MAY 24 at 4:30 pm

Vitense Golf: 5501 Schroeder Road.

http://www.vitense.com/

Families should Email KATHY TAYLOR if they are coming: kathy.taylor@charter.net
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5/10 dress rehearsal and 5/15 concert and celebration

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TUESDAY May 10 DRESS REHEARSAL
in Bradfield Hall
tune 4:45
rehearsal 5:00
ensemble meets in the choir room at 5:00 and then comes upstairs to join the rehearsal
pre twinkles start rehearsal and we practice from Twinkle on up to Sonora pieces
This is the reverse order of the actual concert.

Concert order on SUNDAY May 15
Reception and stage set up starts at 1:00
tuning is at 2:00
performance starts at 2:30
Ensemble
Pre Twinkle presentation
Sonora
Prelude
All school and alumni play in ending with Twinkles
Reception

Light refreshments and a live alumni string quartet!
Special free raffle giveaway -put your name in the glass bowl!

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End of semester SSM sign ups

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Sign up for May 15 Anniversary concert reception help

needs: setup, cupcakes, cookies, fruit skewers, beverages, cleanup

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Congratulations to all those on the 100 Day practice club journey!
Sign up on 5/3 and 5/10 for the party on Tuesday May 17.

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This year June 21 falls on a Tuesday!
We will be performing at 4:45 pm in front of Sentry Metcalfe’s at Hilldale Mall 726 N Midvale blvd. Rain or shine!
all levels welcome.

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Mark your summer calendars for SSM night out at the Mallards.
tickets are only 10$ each and include a baseball cap.
TUESDAY AUGUST 9 7:35 pm
Major League Dreams Showcase!
SSM students to perform Star Spangled Banner and O Canada!

All families/friends welcome. SSM has 100 seats reserved together in the grandstand.
please make your check out to SSM

Please sign up on the event specific poster boards
or let your private teacher know and she will add your name

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