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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April 29 group classes and May 6 dress rehearsal- May 9concert info

 

SSM END OF YEAR CONCERT IS FRIDAY  MAY 9

tune at 5:30pm  perform at 6:00 pm

 

Tuesday April 29 ALL  GROUP CLASSES will meet at their regular times

Tuesday May 6 Mandatory dress rehearsal for entire program

tuning  for all is at 4:30

ensemble starts promptly at 4:45 pm

we will reverse order of program and start with the twinklers at the rehearsal , students will be released after their most advanced piece

May concert repertoire

Fiocco Allegro   Bach Double    Vivaldi Concerto in a minor, 1st mvt.

Seitz Concerto no. 5, 1st mvt.   Becker Gavotte    Martini Gavotte

Lully Gavotte   The Two Grenadiers    Hunter’s Chorus    Minuet 2, J. S. Bach

Perpetual Motion Long, Long Ago   O Come Little Children    Go Tell Aunt Rhody

Song of the Wind    Lightly Row Twinkle Variations   Twinkle Theme

Special selections for :

Ensemble   Viola Class   Prelude Strings    Sonora Strings

DRESS IS CONCERT BLACK AND WHITE

FRIDAY MAY 9    SSM SPRING CONCERT

TUNE AT 5:30 PM  PERFORM 6:00 PM

MIDDLETON PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

Middleton Performing Arts Center

Middleton High School
2100 Bristol Street
Middleton, WI 53562

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Upcoming SSM special events and sign ups

PRELUDE STRINGS

Saturday April 26  from 2-4 pm

UW School of Music Humanities Building Room 1321

Prelude Strings hosts :

The School of Performing Arts from Naperville in a musical exchange

SONORA STRINGS

Friday May 2 from 6-9 pm  music

Cafe Zoma on 2326 Atwood Ave and Absolutely Art join together on the first Friday of the month for an art open house and wine tasting

SIGN UP for your spot in the 100 Day Club Celebration

email Meg Abene Newlin      alignwithnature@gmail.com    to secure your spot

or sign up at group classes on the SSM information white board

Please note  the NEW DATE  MAY 13, Tuesday around 4:00 pm at

Sign up for the Madison Mallards June 7 baseball game-- Star Spangled Banner

SSM has 100 seats reserved– 10$ per seat includes a Mallards baseball cap

You can perform in the Star Spangled Banner or just join your SSM friends

SIGN UP dvpopowycz@gmail.com or on the large Mallards sign at group classes

 

 

 

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Spring calendar for SSM

Suzuki Strings welcomes SPRING!

Please update your SSM Calendar:

April 22 Group classes

April 26 Prelude hosts Naperville Strings

April 29 Group classes

May 3 Prelude Tour Milwaukee

May 6 All school dress rehearsal for May 9 concert  4:45

MAY 9 ALL SCHOOL SPRING CONCERT  MIDDLETON PAC tune 5:30 perform 6:00 pm

May 13 100 day club celebration

May 27  graduation solo recital rehearsal

June 1 Graduation Solo recital  tune 1:30 play 2:00   Oakwood Village Auditorium

June 7  Madison Mallards Star Spangled Banner  6 pm game ( sign up required)

June 14-21 Sonora Vancouver Tour

June 21 Make Music Madison  at Capitol Kids 11 am ( sign up required)

August 4  Grace Episcopal Church 6:30 dinner for Mens Shelter ( sign up required)

*Sonora rehearses every Tuesday in May and June until tour 5:30-6:45 pm/ kick off tour concert to be announced in June.

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Suzuki Strings of Madison Rocky Rococo Night 4/10

PIZZA FOR DINNER SUPPORTS SUZUKI STRINGS OF MADISON

When you dine in, carry out or order delivery from Rocky’s Westgate location during your special fundraiser night a portion of the proceeds will go directly
to Suzuki Strings of Madison’s Violin Program.

When: Thursday, April 10th 4pm to 9pm

Where: Rocky Rococo Pizzeria

206 Westgate Mall • 608-273-1223

(available at Westgate only)

How: Present this flyer when ordering, or mention Suzuki Strings of Madison

to have proceeds benefit your group!

PRINT VOUCHER  suzuki strings

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Madison Kids Expo 2014 – Book 2-3 class performance

2014 Madison Kids Expo Performance
Saturday, March 15th
10:00 check in & tune – 10:30 performance
Alliant Energy Center
Celebrating Youth Stage

SSM Book 2 & 3 Group Classes
Concert black and white attire

Concert Repertoire
Twinkles
Song of the Wind
Allegro
Perpetual Motion
Minuet 1
Happy Farmer
Musette
Hunters’ Chorus
Long Long Ago & Variation
Handel Bourree
Lully Gavotte
Boccherini Minuet
Martini Gavotte
Humoresque
Fiddle Tunes

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Feb 25 Play In : sweet offers: WCO tickets and Sonora Cupcakes

WIN A FAMILY 4 Pack ( 2 winners) for the WCO March 14 Concert
Purchase a 2$ a try at the Play In
drawing at end of Play In ( winner need not be present)

Friday, March 14, 2014
8:00 pm | Capitol Theater | Overture Center for the Arts
Masterworks
Masterworks IV – 2013/14 Season

Guest Artist: Karina Canellakis, violin
American composer Michael McLeanís Elements is almost a modern day version of Vivaldiís Four Seasons. An ethereal work comprised of four movements named Earth, Fire, Air, and Water, and will introduce the amazing talent of violin virtuoso, Karina Canellakis. Mendelssohnís effervescent Violin Concerto, and Haydnís Symphony No.101 his famous ‘Clock’ symphony, feature the WCO at its finest.

CELEBRATE your February PRACTICE SUCCESS
$2 Cupcakes from Sonora Strings
available at the Play In

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TUESDAY 2/18 Group classes and Fiddle Workshop update

2/18  Group class updates:

Dalcroze with Diana at 4:00 pm is cancelled due to a church function in the hall.

Theory 1,2 and 3 are in session .

Ensemble is in session.

Fiddling workshop update:

The Fiddling workshop is moved to the SANCTUARY for the 4:45 and the 5:30 time slot. Sonora stays in choir room.

Our guest clinician Shauncey Ali is also the creative force behind STRAPSEY

SPECIAL STRAPSEY DRAWING DURING FIDDLE WORKSHOP

Tomorrow  he will draw one name each from the  4:45 and the 5:30 groups classes for a FREE STRAPSEY for you violin case!!! Make sure you get your name in the box!

You can also ORDER Now thru March 1 :20% off a Strapsey of your choice =24$  and no shipping and handling

Order through Diana-  check to Strapsey

 

 

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2/18 SSM in house fiddle workshop and 2/23 Barn Dance info

This Tuesday, February 18 please welcome guest teacher Shauncey Ali

In House Fiddle workshop schedule :

4:00-4:45 dalcroze and theory classes WILL MEET as scheduled

4:45 Pre Twinkle class will stay with Maria Rosa

4:45-5:30 in Bradfield Hall

Early Book 1, Late Book 1 and Book 2 classes

Level 1 tunes: Boil them cabbage , Popcorn Party,  Camptown Races                              Level 2 tunes: Redwing, Soldier’s Joy                                                                                       Please stay for whole class and enjoy playing the tunes you DO know                                   and listen to the tunes you WILL learn.

5:30-6:15/6:30 in Bradfield Hall

Book 3, Book 4, Prelude Strings

Level 1 tunes: Boil them Cabbage ( basic and advanced version) Popcorn Party, Camptown Races                                                                                                                                  Level 2 tunes: Redwing and Soldier’s Joy ( basic and advanced version)                                  Level 3 tunes: Devil’s Dream and Jolie Blonde                                                                             Please enjoy playing the pieces you DO know in either format- basic or advanced.               Learn some new techniques and  expand your fiddling fun!  Please stay for entire class.

6:15/6:30- 6:45

Sonora Strings– class in Choir Room

Shauncey will workshop one of  the six pieces with you. A great way to end your Tuesday Sonora Rehearsal exploring new ideas and twists on an old favorite familiar tune. Please review the 6 tunes to aid in your fiddling success.

SSM has both volumes of the The American Fiddle Method  ( with CD)by Brian Wicklund  for sale for 25$.  Cash or check to SSM.

Sunday, February 23   is the SSM BARN DANCE  and POTLUCK

3:00 tune and set up /3:30 concert followed by dance in the Goodman Gymnasium

POTLUCK in the Bolz rooms at Goodman Community Center 5:00 dinner

Invite family and friends – suggested donation 5$/family

 

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