"Music education should start 9 months before the child is born." -Suzuki
When is my child ready? - Age 3 is the ideal age to begin violin, but child as young as 2 can start! - parent and child are able to listen to music together - follow 1 or 2 part instructions - child and family loves music and is committed to learning
Will my child enjoy learning?
- Early violin students use an interactive story book to learn violin and guess what? They LOVE it! - Building confidence from the start through violin games
Is it worth it? - Violin lessons improve literacy, memory, increase IQ up to 7 points & increase verbal intelligence - It also improves fine motor skills and coordination - Lessons help children manage anxiety as well as provide an emotional outlet - Reinforces concepts learned in school: counting, ABCs, patterns, & reading. - Anyone is able to learn because we learn like a language
Below is a student recital performance from our formal 2018 Spring Recital. Video on the right is a student, just turned 3, who is rehearsing Mrs. Twinkle for the recital.
Ready for the next step? Click here for an introductory lesson: