Kate's Music Studio

Violin & Fiddle Lessons

Materials Needed

Instruments

David Kerr Violin Shop
4451 SE 28th Avenue
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 238-4515

Geesman Fine Violins
900 SW 13th Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205
Tel/Fax: (503) 226-2998

Books/Music

Suzuki Book 1 for Violin with CD(Portland Music Company Sheet Music)
Suzuki Violin Book 1

I Can Read Music Volume 1 (for Violin) by JoanneMartin
I Can Read Music

 

 

  • Notebook for parent to take notes during lesson
  • Video or audio recorder to record lessons
  • Folder or 3 ring binder for copied music/exercises
  • Foot-chart (if necessary)

Recommended Reading:

“Helping Parents Practice – Ideas for Making it Easier” by Edmund Sprunger  (*find online)
“Nurtured by Love” – By Shinichi Suzuki  (Powells)

Instrument Repairs/Purchases:  (*Feel free to talk to Kate before purchasing an instrument)

Randy DeBey
**call first **
3235 SE 23rd Ave
Portland, OR 97202
503-235-0809

David Kerr Violin Shop
4451 SE 28th Avenue
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 238-4515

 

“The goal of practice is to make things easier.” –E. Sprunger