Upcoming Dress Rehearsals and Holiday Concerts!

Dress Rehearsals for Holiday Outreach Concerts
*please note that the December 6th dress rehearsal requires a time change for Kathy’s Early Book one class–they’ll meet at 5:15 instead of 5*
December 6th MyArts Room 2B  5:45-6:30   Hilldale Holiday Concert
December 13th MyArts Room 1C   6-7  Capitol Lakes Holiday Concert
All other classes are as regularly scheduled on December 6th and 13th.  There will be NO classes December 20th (except the Solstice Dress rehearsal at 5pm), December 27th, and January 3rd.  Classes will resume January 10th.

Use your holiday shopping to help support Suzuki Strings through Amazon Smile!  Follow the instructions below to set up.

1) Go to the Amazon Shopping app
2) Click on Settings in the Main Menu (☰)
3) Tap Amazon Smile and follow the on-screen instructions for setting up Amazon Smile.  Search for Suzuki Strings of Madison.
*If you shop in the app on your phone, every order should count to Amazon Smile.  If you’re on your desktop (not through the app), you’ll need to type in smile.amazon.com.*
Sonora Holiday cookie fundraiser
Orders are due THIS Tuesday, December 6th!
Cookie Order Forms here!
$10 / dozen $18/ 2 dozen
Artfully bagged for gifting –all homemade!
Sonora will be packing for distribution at MYArts Tuesday December 13

Holiday Concerts

Hilldale Holiday Concert–NEW LOCATION in the foyer of Metcalf’s. Saturday, December 10th 1:30 Tune, 2pm Play.  Click here to view music list and concert details!

Performers: Kathy’s Early Bk 1 Group Class, Ina’s Mid-Late Bk 1 Group Class, Shannon’s Early Bk 2 Group Class

Capitol Lakes Holiday Concert Saturday, December 17th 1:30 Tune, 2pm Play.  Click here to view music list and concert details!

Performers: Heidi’s Late Bk 2/3 Group Class, Janse’s Book 4/5 Group Class

Concert Dress: White top, black pants or skirt, black tights or socks, black shoes.

Holiday Tunes are here!  Please click here to view and print the sheet music.


MCE/SSM Winter Solstice Celebration and Benefit Concert–December 21st
5pm Reception , 6:30 Performance MyArts
Performers: String orchestra and Madison cello ensemble
Reception with holiday treats, beverages, door prizes and music!  Admission by donation, proceeds supporting Planned Parenthood and youth music scholarships.
Families may support the benefit by donating items for the door prize fundraiser!  Please see attached sheet for details.
Pizza Dinner – Family Option!
SSM Families attending the Solstice Celebration may preorder a special Salvatore’s family pizza meal. It will be served at 5:35  in the 4th-floor atrium after musicians tune and warm up so your child may join you!  Order forms will be available in the MYArts lobby and with a QR code. Family pizza orders need to be made and paid in advance by the 13th of December!  Click here for the order form.