Group Violin/Pedagogy


Below are important group opportunities for performance and growth at all levels.  Pre-College students should attend all classes at their level.  SU Prep teachers should attend Beginner and Advanced Beginner classes.

Advanced Studio, Spring 2016

For Dr. Wiley’s pre-college students beyond Suzuki Book 4

CLASS/RECITAL FEE:  $50 for year

Sunday, 1/10  Studio and District Cram, 3:00

Sunday, 2/14  Field trip to Baltimore Symphony-  Joshua Bell Tchaikovsky Concerto

Sunday, 2/21  Studio Class, 3:00

Sunday, 3/6  Studio and Region Cram, 3:00

Saturday, 3/26  Recital, 7:00

Advancing Beginner - Intermediate Classes

Suzuki Books 1-3

Open to students studying privately through the SU Prep and students studying with Dr. Wiley

FEE:  $40 (for year, checks payable to

Jennifer Sacher Wiley)

Tuesdays, SU Music Building, Rm 240, 1/26, 2/23, 3/29   

        4:15-4:45 Early Book 1

        4:45-5:30  Late Book 1-Book 3

Saturday, 3/26  JSW Pre-College Studio Recital

Sunday, April 10  Prep Program Recitals

Pedagogy Class, Spring 2016

Open to SU Students (MUSC: 399) and Area Teachers

Tuesdays, 4:15-6:00

1/19    Beginners: Twinkle-Allegro

       “Lesson Structuring and Role of Parent”

1/26    Group Classes + Master Class

2/2    Early Advanced Beginners:  Allegro-Andantino

       “Technical Materials for Beginners”

2/9    Advanced Beginners:  Minuets-Happy Farmer

        “Counterpoint Through Early Violin Repertoire”

2/16    Advanced Beginners:  Gossec Gavotte-Handel Bourrée

        “Learning Spiccatto through Beginning Violin Repertoire”

2/23    Group Classes + Master Class  (Emily Pfirman- Bk 2)

3/1    Advanced Beginners:  Two Grenadiers-Boccherini

        “Technical Materials for Advanced Beginners”

       (Special Guest Students:  Emily Seebold and Eva)

3/15    Early Intermediates:  Martini Gavotte-Humoresque

        “Considering Student Skills for Success”

        (Special Guest Student:  Tori Ross?- Bk 3)

3/22    Early Intermediates:  Becker Gavotte-Bach Bourrée

        “Teacher Family Trees: Researching and Self-Discovery”

3/29    Group Classes + Master Class  (Eva- Bk 3)

4/5    Supplementary Solos for Early Intermediates

        “Technical Materials for Early Intermediates”

4/12    “Teaching Vibrato”  + Sharing of Student Research

4/19    Intermediates:  Seitz Concertos

        “Choosing Intermediate Repertoire”

4/26    Intermediates:  Pre-Vivaldi Repertoire + Wohlfahrt

(4/29    9:00 am Final)