Annual Recital

Families who are interested in attending this workshop who are NOT Amarillo College Suzuki Program students should download, fill out and send in this registration form by January 31.

2015 Workshop & Recital

The dates for our 2015 Workshop and Recital are:

Friday, February 27, 2015 -
4:00 PM-5:30 PM  Advanced Student Master Classes
6:00 PM-8:15 PM Pajama Play-in and Chik Fil A Party

Saturday, February 28, 2015 -
8:30 AM (registration) –  mid- PM Workshop Breakout Sessions for Students and Parents
PM Advanced Student Master Classes

Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 
3:00 PM Annual Group Recital 3:00 PM Concert, plan to be in place by 2:30


Washington St Campus, corner of S.W. 22nd and S. Van Buren

What to Wear

Dress for Friday’s Play-in is Pajama casual and the Saturday workshop is daytime casual -- your Suzuki t-shirt would be a terrific choice of attire! Student dress for the Sunday group recital at 3:00 will be concert dress: white shirts and black skirts (below knee)/pants, black socks & shoes.

Saturday Parent Classes

Parents, remember to plan on attending our Required AC Suzuki Parent Meeting 9:00-9:45 AM (right after registration) on Saturday. We will also have various parent topics presented throughout the day to enhance and invigorate you as "home teachers" and your growing child's best support system, so please plan to attend. Topics are planned for parents of young children as well as middle/high school students. 

What You Need to Do:

Parent Volunteer Request - To keep our set-up and clean up fees to a minimum we REALLY need your help. Details can be found in the link below...

Saturday Lunch Sign-Up - For just $6 per adult and $5 per child, you can have your lunch delivered to the workshop! Lunch will consist of a deli-style sandwich, chips and drink, provided by Malcolm’s Ice Cream and Food Temptations. Register through the link below by Friday, February 21.

Master Class Sign-Up - Friday, February 28 at 4:00 pm and Saturday March 1 afternoon for Violin students book 4 and above, and Viola & Cello students Book 3 and above (check with your teacher). Masterclass spots are limited and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis, starting with the Friday 4:00-5:30 pm  time slot.  The Saturday master class times may be offered depending on student interest and clinician availability -- please select all options you are available for in the drop down box below. Please sign up your child (with teacher’s approval) through the link below by Friday, February 20.

Go to  (link to come) for more details and to sign up for any or all of these items by Friday, February 20.

We plan for and expect each student, from our beginning pretwinklers to our most advanced high school seniors, to be at and participate in all events of this weekend. If conflicts arise, contact Mrs. Nies or Mrs. McDaniel ASAP so we can make accommodations.

Clinician Information

this info to come!


What to Review Especially Well!

Spring Workshop (March 2015) Review List

Please be sure to regularly review all pieces listed up to your most advanced piece.  All listed pieces should be polished and performance ready.  These will be worked in small groups with our guest clinicians during Saturday's workshop, and presented at our Annual Group Concert.




Book 6:

Fiocco Allegro

Book 5:
Bach Double

Book 4:

Bach Double

Seitz No. 2, III

Book 3:
Gavotte in G minor w/violas

Book 2:

Lully Gavotte


Book 1:

Minuet 3

Perpetual Motion

French Folk Song

Twinkles in A & D



Book 6:

Hungarian Dance #5

Book 5 (none):

Bach Double accomp

Book 4:

Telemann Double, 4th mvt

Book 3:

Gavotte in G minor w/violins

Book 2:

Witches’ Dance w/cellos

Hunter’s Chorus w/cellos

Book 1:

Minuet 1 OR Perpetual Motion w/cellos

May Song w/cellos

1 other book 1 piece w/cellos

Twinkles in D w/c




Book 6:

Book 4:

Book 3:

Book 2:

Witches’ Dance w/cellos

Hunter’s Chorus w/cellos

Book 1:

Minuet 1 OR Perpetual Motion with violas

May Song w/violas

1 other book 1 piece w/violas

Twinkles in D w/va






 Masterclass Information

Master Classes
For Violin students Book 4 and above
Viola & Cello students Book 3 and above
(check with your teacher)

Friday, February 27th, 4-5:30
Saturday, February 28 PM


Participation is on a first come basis, enrolled AC Students receive priority. Spots are limited, not guaranteed!
Turn in completed registration form(link below) and $35  fee to the Suzuki Office (room 304 )or to Mrs. Nies or Mrs. McDaniel by
Friday, February 14th.

Masterclass 2014 form


Wednesday Group Classes

04:15 PM - 05:45 PM, October 22, 2014

Music Building

Solo Recital #2

07:00 PM - 08:00 PM, October 28, 2014

Oak Acorn Room, College Union Building 2nd floor

Wednesday Group Classes

04:15 PM - 05:45 PM, October 29, 2014

Music Building

Support The Amarillo College Suzuki Program

"Perhaps it is music that will save the world."

- the great cellist, Pablo Casals, upon hearing a group of Suzuki students perform.