Suzuki Guitar Teacher Directory

Welcome! This page contains contact information for Suzuki Guitar teachers throughout the US and Canada. States and provinces are listed alphabetically. If you are a Suzuki guitar teacher and your information is not listed here, please submit it via the contact page.

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ARKANSAS CALIFORNIA COLORADO CONNECTICUT
DELAWARE ILLINOIS KENTUCKY MANITOBA
MICHIGAN MINNESOTA NEW JERSEY NEW YORK
MASSACHUSETTS NORTH CAROLINA OREGON PENNSYLVANIA
RHODE ISLAND TEXAS VIRGINIA WASHINGTON
WYOMING      



ARKANSAS

Lisa Ronis
SAA registered -book 4
Little Rock
501-221-4300
www.LittleRockSuzukiGuitar.com



CALIFORNIA

The Longay Conservatory
Frank Longay
, director
4701 Patrick Henry Drive, Bldg. 9
Santa Clara, CA 95054
(408) 343-0933
Professional Development Trainer
www.longay.com
frank@longay.com
Program includes "Early Childhood Music Education"
Suzuki approach to the Guitar for children 3 years and up with an extensive Parent Education Program

 

Harold Sexton
Sacramento, CA
916-966-7624
guitsolo@sbcglobal.net

 

Vahid Imani
Song In My Heart Studio
Solvang, CA
Santa Barbara, CA

(805) 245-1996

vimani@verizon.net

www.simheart.com

Brandon Yip
Sacramento, CA
916-971-9487

www.BrandonYip.com

COLORADO

Joe Beninghof
Guitar for Kids Studio
1701 Emerald Street
Broomfield, CO 80020
303-GTR-4KDZ
(303-487-4539)
joe@guitarforkids.com
www.guitarforkids.

 

Stephen Bondy
Stephen Bondy Guitar Studio
1955 East Arizona Ave.
Denver, CO 80210
303-919-2240
Stephen@TwinkleTogether.com
www.TwinkleTogether.com/sbgs.html

Ruth Cutcher
guitarruth@gmail.com
650-804-9677
Durango, CO

www.GuitarDojoFC.com

Randy Kelley
Kelley Music Studio
2647 Riverside Drive
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
970-879-4119
kelmuse@springsips.com

 

Nick Palan
Gift of Music Studio
nipalan@juno.com
Mike Zimmerman
Foothills Guitar Studio
(719) 660-2355
mike@foothillsguitar.com
www.foothillsguitar.com

CONNECTICUT
Michele Horner
15 Maplewood Drive
Cos Cob, CT 06807
mtoot3@aol.com

Laura Mazza-Dixon
Windy Hill Guitar Studio
PO Box 89
Granby, CT 06035

860-653-6146
mazdxn@aol.com

B. Music in Classical Guitar from Penn State University
M.F.A. in Medieval and Renaissance Music from Sarah Lawrence College
Certification in Suzuki Guitar books I - VII
thirty years experience teaching classical guitar
fifteen years experience teaching Suzuki guitar

accepting students of all ages, beginning at 4 yrs old
six-week parent education classes
weekly private and group classes
frequent performance opportunities for students


DELAWARE

Gerald F. Brunner
110 Miners Lane
Newark, DE 19713
brunnerg@comcast.net OR
gerryb@udel.edu
302-731-9197


ILLINOIS
Eric Schroeder
128 S. 9th St.
Rochelle, IL 61068
(815)562-7462
ayryks@yahoo.com
I teach in Rockford and DeKalb, Illinois

Laura Knight
www.guitarbylaura.com
773-350-4264
Chicago and Barrington locations


kENTUCKY
Duane Corn
Lexington, KY
duane@lexingtonguitartrio.com
859-552-9000
 



MANITOBA

Paul Madryga
Eckhardt-Gramatté Conservatory of Music
270-18th Street
Brandon, MB R7A 6A9
Canada
ph. 204-727-9621
paul@madrygaguitar.ca
http://www.madrygaguitar.ca


MASSACHUSETTS

Karen Rafferty
South Shore Conservatory
Hingham Mass. 02043
781-784-3782
BandKRafferty@comcast.net

Jay Rosenberg
Powers Music School, Belmont MA
Suzuki School of Newton, Newton MA
617-524-6295
jayjayrose2@comcast.net
http://www.jay-rosenberg.com

 


MICHIGAN

Mary Lou Roberts
Ann Arbor, Michigan
marylou@arborguitar.org


MINNESOTA
Christopher Becknell  
Suzuki Guitar and Violin
Northern Pine School of Guitar and Banjo
7960 Lake Drive
Lino Lakes, MN 55014
(651)780-1625
www.northernpine.com
Dan Schwartz
Twin Cities Young Guitarists Program
dan@danschwartz.net
612-616-0396
Accepting students from age 3

Daniel Sturm
Daniel Sturm Suzuki Guitar Studio
2072 Carroll Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55104
651-645-2280
danielsturm.guitar@gmail.com

B.A. in Music and M.F.A CLassical Guitar Performance, U of Minnesota, Mpls.
Registered in Suzuki Books 1-9
Accepting students aged 4-5
10 years experience with teaching college level guitar at U of Minnesota, Duluth, U of Wisconsin, Superior, College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, and Augsburg College, Minneapolis.
10 years experience as a Suzuki dad in violin and piano

 


NEW JERSEY
Christopher Kenniff
Maintains Private studio
Summit, New Jersey
Suzuki Training Books 1A&B and 2
908.918.0689
cmkgtr@yahoo.com
Seth Himmelhoch
Suzuki Guitar Instructor
JCC/Thurnauer School of Music
311 East Clinton Avenue
Tenafly, NJ 07670

Home phone (201) 928-1641
himmelhoch@verizon.net
Training in books 1 through 9
Member, SAA Guitar Development Committee

M.M. degree from Manhattan School of Music





NEW YORK
Mir Ali    
Suzuki Guitar, Classical and Flamenco Guitar  
20 Milton Street  
Williamsville, New York 14231  
 (716) 884-0714 
mirguitarali@verizon.net
www.mir-ali.com

Jim Doyle
Albion, NY

classicalguitarteacher@gmail.com
(585) 589-8539

www.jimdoyle.weebly.com
Tomas Rodriguez
Suzuki Guitar Program
Brooklyn Conservatory of Music
58 Seventh Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Tel: 212.414.5444

Eve Weiss
Bronx, New York
eveweiss@yahoo.com

718 601 4351

Lynn Wiles
Suzuki Guitar
Ithaca Music Academy
Ithaca, NY
607(266-7604)

Marc Wolf
Goldens Bridge Studio
Goldens Bridge, NY 10526
(914) 309-1073
marc@goldensbridgestudio.com
www.goldensbridgestudio.com


NORTH CAROLINA
Judy Dunson
Meredith College
Raleigh, NC
919-468-8817
mowdave@aol.com
Bill Kossler
3112 Burkeshore Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
home (336)722-9064
work (336)771-4737
fax (work) 336-771-4578
wkossler@triad.rr.com

Fred R. McKinney

Greensboro, NC 
Ron Sharpe
Fayetteville, NC
910-860-1422
soundboard1@earthlink.net
Billy Switzer
Durham, NC
www.BillySwitzer.com

Ken Wilson
229 Heatherton Way
Winston-Salem, NC  27104
Home:  336-760-1218
Cell: 336-972-2226
ken@knollwood.org



NORTH DAKOTA

Sarah Jensen
4320 Pinewood Loop
Bismarck, ND 58504
701-223-6558
sarah.jensen@sendit.nodak.edu


OREGON

Jed Ko
Ko Guitar and Piano Music Studio
Portland, OR
503-695-5124
lindyko@aol.com

Tony Holly
822 SE Vista Dr.
Newport, OR 97365
tholly@newportnet.com

 

 

 


PENNSYLVANIA

Joette Giorgis
184 Stine Drive
Collegeville, PA 19426
610-489-4179
jmg.guitar@verizon.net
www.jmgmusicstudio.com
Mark Marston
76 South Fremont Ave. #17
Pittsburgh, PA 15202
marstonm@duq.edu
Carol Tileston
6811 Quincy St.   
Philadelphia, PA 19119
(215)844-0780

RHODE ISLAND

Mychal Gendron

Registered Guitar Teacher Trainer
Available for Short-term Training and Apprenticeships

Suzuki Program at The Music School of the RI Philharmonic
Students accepted from age 3

37 Fort Avenue
Cranston, RI 02905
401-781-3451
mygtr@cox.net
www.opusguitar.com


TEXAS

Andrea Cannon
Guitar Arts Studio
PO Box 11477
Spring, Texas 77391
(281) 320-9656
GuitarArts@CannonSong.com
www.CannonSong.com
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Suzuki Guitar Teacher-Trainer
Teacher Training and apprenticeships available
---------------------------------
Guitar Students beginning age 3
Suzuki Baby Music Classes - general music class
for Parent and child (birth-age 3)

Sean Behrens
4017 Victory Dr #238
Austin, TX 78704
512-445-9564
admin@behrensguitarstudio.com
www.behrensguitarstudio.com

 


VIRGINIA

Tim Allison
Swift Creek Academy of the Performing Arts
2808 Fox Chase Lane
Midlothian, VA 23113
(804) 744-2801
Teacher training:
Units 1-6, plus Overview Course of Books 2-8

Roger Taylor
Arlington Suzuki Guitar Studio
Arlington, VA 22206
(703)820-8113
rogertaylor6@gmail.com

 

 


WASHINGTON

Robert Vierschilling
Seattle/Bellevue, Washington
(206) 372-5637
robviers23@earthlink.net


WYOMING

Kevin S. Hart
Laramie, WY
(307)766-5029
guitar@uwyo.edu

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