SUZUKI STRINGS OF MADISON EVENT DATES

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ALL SCHOOL WORKSHOP  April 18-19

Includes: Masterclass, Small group repertoire class, Singing class, Bach Double class, Prelude and Sonora classes.

Saturday classes are at Covenant Presbyterian Church and Sunday classes are at Van Hise/ Hamilton School. Schedule forthcoming.

HIGHLIGHT SOLO RECITAL: guest artist Katie Lansdale performs in the CPC Sanctuary Saturday 4/18 at 1:30 pm

Sonora Strings will have LUNCH for purchase in the Bradfield Hall

Our new SSM School TShirt and Tote bags for sale during workshop.

 

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SUNDAY MAY 3  2:30 pm                                                                            Monona Grove High School Performing Arts Center

Concert features: SSM Ensemble, Presentation of the 2015 Twinkle class,Sonora Strings and Prelude Strings and all school performance.

Repertoire list: Handel D Major mvt 2, Veracini Gigue, Country Dance, Bach Double mvt 1, Vivaldi a minor mvt 1, Seitz 2.3, Humoresque, Bach g minor Gavotte, Lully Gavotte, Long Long and Variation, Chorus, Minuet 2, Allegretto, Allegro, May Song, Go Tell Aunt Rhody, Song of the Wind, Lightly Row, Twinkles.

April Workshop and May 3 concert list

 

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Play the Star Spangled Banner for the Madison Mallards

Saturday May 30, 6:05 game

10$ per ticket includes Mallards baseball cap

SIGN UP MONTH OF APRIL  ( sign up deadline 4/28)

Everyone is welcome to attend , invite friends and family!!

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Spring break listening to prepare for 4/18 SSM Workshop recitalist Katie Landsdale

START  YOUR SPRING BREAK OFF WITH SOME WONDERFUL LISTENING TO PREPARE FOR:
SATURDAY 4/18 RECITAL  1:30 PM
AT COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN SANCTUATRY BY GUEST ARTIST
Ms Lansdale will will perform a few of her favorite Unaccompanied Bach movements along with requests from the audience.
Also on the program, Katie will  perform a rather new work by Fazil Say called Cleopatra and Étude Caracteristiques by Edward Elgar.
Cleopatra by Fazal Say
Bach Unaccompanied Sonatas & Partitas
Explore many performers! Here are a few for  you to enjoy .

 

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Violinist Katie Lansdale to perform at SSM Workshop 4/18

An afternoon of violin music with Katie Lansdale , the Hartt School

Saturday, April 18  at 1:30 pm

Covenant Presbyterian Church 326 Segoe Road

Music of Bach , Elgar and Say

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Music and Theater in the community

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This coming weekend:

The Madison Symphony Orchestra (MSO) will offer Student Rush tickets at the Overture Box Office at 201 State Street for $12 or $15 on the day of its concerts. The $15 student rush ticket provides a premium seat that normally sells for $82.50.  The $12 student rush ticket is for all other seating. College-age students must show a valid student ID and younger students can claim student status. Students can receive up to two $12 or $15 tickets. The Box Office opens at least one hour before MSO concerts. More information is at:  www.madisonsymphony.org/studentrush

 

EDGEWOOD HIGH SCHOOL PRESENTS : MARY POPPINS

Several SSM current students and alums are in this performance too!

just a spoonful of sugar…………..

The singalong portion  should also  be a fun opportunity for younger kids to take in those classic Mary Poppins favorites ($5 suggested donation), but tickets to the musical (running Fri 3/13-Sun 3/15 and Fri 3/20-3/22) are also available through the school’s website at  edgewoodhs.org.

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SSM March calendar

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Tuesday  3/3  Group classes — NO DALCROZE class today

Tuesday 3/10  Group classes

Tuesday 3/17  Group Classes

Tuesday 3/ 24  Group Classes

SPRING BREAK  March 31- April 2

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SSM Solo Recitals 2/28 and 3/1 at Oakwood Village

Suzuki Strings of Madison presents three solo recitals this weekend, Saturday  2/28 and Sunday 3/1

at the Oakwood Village Auditorium 6201 Mineral Point Road

2/28 Saturday :  tune at 12:30 pm and perform at 1:00 pm

Please note that there will be two recitals on Sunday

3/1 Sunday : tune at 1:00 pm and perform at 1:30 pm

3/1 Sunday: tune at 2:30 pm and perform at 3:00 pm

Please join us.

Receptions to follow each recital .

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SSM Solo recital and ConVivo performances cancelled- read below for reschedules

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Winter snowstorm creates concert cancellations!

 Today’s 2:00 pm Suzuki Strings of Madison Solo recital at Oakwood   Village is cancelled. We will reschedule for next Sunday 2/8 , 2:00 pm.  New Venue: Covenant Presbyterian Church Sanctuary.

ConVivo,  chamber ensemble with our very own Kathy Taylor and Janse Vincent has a reschedule of their concert as well.

The new concert date and time is: Sunday, February 8 at 7:30 pm at the Stoughton Opera House.

 

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Play In Tuesday January 27

images-2Tuesday January 27 is a Play In

Twinkle-Book 3 tune at 4:15  and  start playing at 4:30

Book 4 through Sonora should arrive to tune at 4:45

Announcements are made at 5:00 pm and Newsletter is distributed

Star Spangled Banner( for Hockey game 1/31)  will be rehearsed  at 5:15. We need more participants, please consider joining.

Solo recital dress rehearsal is in the choir room during the PlayIn

GROUP CLASS TUITION IS DUE 1/27

Please be timely with your payment to avoid the $10.00 late fee

 

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Star Spangled Banner performance information for 1/31 Madison Capitols Hockey game

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Saturday , January 31, 2015  is game day : 7:05 game

Performers need to meet in the WEST LOBBY near the will call window by 6:00 pm      

Concert DRESS: white tops and jeans

ALL participating families should purchase their hockey tickets from this link: 10$ per person  ( feel free to invite friends)

https://madcapstickets.com/order/group/Suzukistringsofmadison/

PICK UP TICKETS UNDER YOUR NAME AT WILL CALL IN THE WEST LOBBY WHERE WE WILL MEET BY 6:00 pm.

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Driving/Parking:  enter at the MAIN GATE RIMROCK ROAD-— there is a $7.00 per car entry.  Please go through the tollbooth at Rimrock and then head straight following the signs to the West Lobby /Will Call . Take a right  turn and you will find yourself on the rear 1/2 of the building where the Will call / West Lobby entrance is.

We have a room reserved for our violins and coats etc.

PRACTICE FOR THE HOCKEY PERFORMANCE IS:

DURING THE  TUESDAY PLAY IN 1/29 circa 5:15 pm

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SSM January updates

Quite a variety of announcements in this post!

1/20 GROUP CLASS Tuesday Room changes

Tuesday Group classes 1/20 room changes will be posted as you enter Covenant Presbyterian.   There will be no classes in the B wing of the church.

changes are as follows:

Maria Rosa classes: C206   Kathy: A109  Janse Theory: A104  

Join SSM families at the 1/31 Madison Capitols Hockey game

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SSM has been invited to perform the Star Spangled Banner at the Madison Capitols AAA Hockey game on Saturday, January 31 ( 7:05 pm game)at the Alliant Energy Center.  http://www.madcapshockey.com

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HOW TO ORDER YOUR TICKETS

We will all be seated together and families just reserve and pay for their own tickets using the link below. 10$ each. You don’t have to perform to attend and have fun with your SSM friends.

https://madcapstickets.com/order/group/Suzukistringsofmadison/

 

SSM SOLO RECITALS  at Oakwood Village

February 1 tune 1:30 play 2:00

February 28 tune 12:30 play 1:00

March 1 tune 1:30 play 2:00

 

LOOKING AHEAD TO SUMMER FIDDLING FUN IN MADISON

AMERICAN FIDDLE CAMP REGISTRATION
Registration for the American Fiddle Camp – Madison is OPEN!  Register before 1/31 to SAVE $105 on tuition!!  That’s some huge savings, y’all.
June 23-26, 2015 / Covenant Presbyterian Church / Madison, WI
Brian Wicklund’s 3rd annual American Fiddle Camp is going to be epic.  Brian has hand picked a staff of amazingly talented teachers from across the country who will teach great music and the skills to play it. Students will learn bluegrass, Canadian, jazz, Appalachian, Irish, Scottish, and blues for fiddle, viola, cello, and guitar. We also plan time to kick the soccer ball, hang out with new friends, have a barn dance and join the amazing staff for a concert.
 
 
To learn more about the American Fiddle Camp and registration, visit:
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