12/13/2014 New Fiddling Classes

The Copper Country Suzuki Association is offering youth and adult fiddling classes in January! Libby teaching

The Copper Country Suzuki Association (CCSA) will be offering two fiddling classes beginning the week of January 26th. A beginning fiddling class for students 9-12 years old will be offered on Tuesday nights at 6:00. An adult fiddling class will be offered on Thursday evenings at 7:00. Both classes will run 10 weeks and cost $125 including instrument rental. If you own your own violin, the cost is $100. Enrollment is limited. Registration form and full instructions for registering are here.

CCSA Executive Director, Libby Meyer, will teach both fiddle classes. Dr. Meyer specializes in Celtic fiddling and has studied Irish Fiddle at the Swannanoa Gathering with Martin Hayes, The Old Town School of Folk Music in Chicago and the Augusta Heritage Center. She has played in several traditional music groups including Craic, Fiddlehead and The Thimbleberry Band.


12/04/2014 Suzuki Cello Instructor Position Now Open

New Position for Suzuki cello instructor to begin fall of 2015. Details are here.


08/27/2014 Group Classes Begin October 6th

The following regular group classes are scheduled to begin October 6th.

  • Reading Orchestra: Wednesdays, 4:00-4:45 Finnish American Heritage Center
  • KYSO: Wednesdays, 5:00-6:30 Finnish American Heritage Center
  • Cello/Viola Group (all levels) - Thursdays, 5:00-6:00 EL Wright Building
  • Violin Book I - Wednesdays, 4:00-4:45 Finnish American Heritage Center
  • Violin Book II - Mondays, 6:00 EL Wright Buildling
  • Beginning Parent violin class - Mondays, 7:00 EL Wright
  • Continuing Parent Violin Class - Mondays 7:45 El Wright

New this year......FIDDLING, Thursdays, 6:00 El Wright Building, beginning October 9th. The fiddling class is open to any students and instrument late book I and up. Students will learn fiddle technique, accompanying, "chopping" improvising drumming, singing and there might be some guitar or mandolin as well. There will be many guest instructors for this class. Parents are welcome! Students who play other instruments such as guitar, drums, or just want to sing are encouraged to do join. There is an additional fee for fiddling - $100 per family for the year.


Our Mission

The mission of the Copper Country Suzuki Association is to enrich the lives of people we serve with high quality, affordable music instruction for young artists of all backgrounds.

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