SUZUKI STRINGS OF MADISON
November 26, 2019
03. Tuesday Group classes and rehearsal for GRADUATION recital rehearsal.
07. Saturday Graduation solo recital. tune 1:30 perform 2:00
Attic Angel Retirement 8301 Old Sauk Road
10 Tuesday Adjusted schedule for all classes
NO DALCROZE. NO FSS 1. NO ENSEMBLES 1 or 2.
4:00. Pre-Twinkle and Early Book 1 combined class
DRESS REHEARSAL SCHEDULE in Bradfield Hall
4:00. Capitol Lakes Late Book 1 – Book 3
4:45. Olbrich Gardens Book 4 – Sonora
SONORA cookie preorder deadline at this rehearsal
14 Saturday Capitol Lakes Holiday Concert
Capitol Lakes Auditorium. 333 West Main Street Madison
Parking in Capitol lot. Front desk validates tickets.
Books Late Book 1-3
Tune 10:30 Perform 11:00
15 Sunday Olbrich Gardens Holiday Concert
Auditorium $2 donation
Book 4 – Sonora
Tune 1:30. Perform 2:00
BOTH Capitol Lakes and Olbrich Gardens concerts require
SSM Black and White concert attire.
Black and white concert attire
Black bottoms: Pants Skirts
Belts for gentlemen
Tops: Button down for boys and tucked in , girls option long sleeved
TIghts/Socks Black only
Shoes: Black ( no sport shoes)
No logos on your concert whites.
Please avail yourself of the SSM gently used Black and White bins at Play In and at December 10 rehearsal. SSM is still accepting outgrown B/W attire.
17. Tuesday No group classes
4:45-5:30 Optional FIddling Fun class to prepare for January 25 concert all welcome
4:45 100 Day Club celebration Ten Pin Alley sign up required
5:30 SONORA packaging and delivery of cookie fundraiser
WINTER BREAK. December 24-January 5
Group classes RESUME Tuesday January 7, 2020.
Mark your calendars for these special SSM events:
January 25 Saturday Fiddling Concert, Barn Dance and Potluck. Goodman Community Center. Tune 3:30 Concert 4:00 Dance 5:00 Eat 6:00ish
March 05 Thursday Union Theater Lincoln Center Chamber Players
Sonora pre-show 7:00 concert 7:30. SSM online 25$ adults. 10$ students
May 02 SSM Spring All School Concert Mitby Theater. 2:00-5:00
Fiddle Concert- Dance and Potluck
Saturday January 25
Tune 4:00 Play and dance 4:30 potluck 6:00
Goodman Community Center
214 Waubesa Street. Lots of free parking.
Invite your friends and family to join in the fun.
American Fiddle Book Volume 1. And Volume 2.
Please be aware of the format you are ordering :
Choose book and CD or Book and CD/DVD or Book and online audio
Available at SHAR music or Amazon.
Repertoire for Barn Dance
Boil ‘em Cabbage Down. Page 15
Shortnin’ Bread. Page 16
Cripple Creek. Page 17
Camptown Races. Page18
Soldier’s Joy Page 27
Red Wing. Page 36
Soldier’s Joy. Page 17
Devil’s Dream. Page 23
Lover’s Waltz. Sonora
Cherokee Shuffle. Sonora
You can learn as many fiddle tunes as you wish. Group classes will be working on specific pieces. Please have prepared for January
We will have an extra fun fiddle class Tuesday December 17 at 4:45-5:30.
All levels welcome.
Sonora holiday cookie fundraiser
Preorder now until December 10
Delivery December 17 week
Lovely decorated bags and all homemade
$7.50 dozen $15.00 2 dozen
Sonora cookies how to order:
See a Sonora student to order
Order or the large poster board
See Diana or Janse to preorder
100 Day Club
Sign up on large poster to participate
SSM pays for bowling and pizza for SSM student
Get ready to celebrate Tuesday December 17
Ten Pin Alley we have 3 lanes held so far!
4:45 pm meet up.
See Diana to be parent volunteer coordinator for this event.
Mod pizza success
Suzuki strings of Madison loves pizza.
We raised $200 at our first ever Mod Pizza event.
Thanks to all who came out. A great time was had by all.
It was great to see parents making new friends and the kids too.
Let’s do it again in the springtime!!!!!
Congratulations of a wonderful performance at the Monona Terrace Winter Art Festival. The artists were in awe of your polished presentation and loved the repertoire!
March 5 2020. Thursday 7:00/7:30
Chamber Music Society concert at the WIsconsin Union Theater
Super deal for Suzuki families!!!! You may invite friends and share the code.
This will directly link you to this concert .
SUZUKICMS will unlock PROMOTIONAL CODE. for parents $20 and students $10 for any seat in the house for this March concert. Sonora Strings will be performing a pre-show at 7 pm.
This is part of the Centennial concert series for the Union Theater.
CONCERT IS AT 7:30 AND
SONORA WILL PLAY A 7:00 PRESHOW
DVORAK Sonatina in G major op 100
SUK Piano Quartet in A minor op 1
Brahms Piano Quartet in G minor opus 25
Musicians : Paul Neubauer, Arnaud Sussman, Wu Han, David Finckel
SSM has violin strings
SSM has a string box . Refresh your strings with us.
For all your string breaking emergencies we have you covered.
PLAY IN PIANISTS
We need parent volunteers to play piano at playins when TOM is engaged in solo recital dress rehearsals. We will have the suzuki accompaniment books for you. See Diana if you’re interested in helping out.
PARENTS AS PARTNERS online
Suzuki Association of the Americas
Video inspiration for Suzuki parents
10 minute talks explore subjects :
working with young students and beginners
transition to independent practice
practice tips and strategies for all ages
how to support learning and keep motivation high
series launches in January
Please tell your studio teacher if you want to participate.
We can register as a school and it’s 12$ a family.
THANK YOU Gracias Vielen Dank Дякуємо
Спасібо Мerci Grazie Arigato gozaimas
Do jeh Khop Khun Mak Kha Gamsahabnida
Takk Mahalo Toda Efharisto
For practicing with your children
For bringing them to lessons and group classes
For sitting in group classes
For being teachers helpers when asked
For supporting SSM in so many ways
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