Practice Partner’s Credo and Affirmations (pdf)



“Let’s have children study the violin as a way to acquire a beautiful heart, artful sensibility, and refined abilities.  The violin is the medium through which we cultivate their humanity.”

Suzuki Talent Education, Japan, 1983


“The process of acquiring an ability is a time-consuming one.  But it is an undeniable fact that abilities, once acquired, develop into yet higher abilities.”

Miyazawa  Susumu