STEP-by-STEP: Suzuki Talent Education Program

3-STEP Suzuki Family Music Program Highlights

The Hong Kong Suzuki Music Institute (HKSMI) runs a Suzuki Talent Education Program known as our STEP program, here are some highlights:

  • Every Child can learn and LOVE music!! Read more
  • STEP-by-STEP Teaching Method Read more
  • Parents Learn Music with their children! Read more
  • Many Performance Opportunities! Read more
  • Fun Graduation Recitals Read more
  • Internationally Recognized Curriculum Read more
  • Highly Qualified and Experienced Teachers Read more
  • Program Progression

    STEP 1: Infant-Toddler Music (6m-2yrs)


    STEP 2: Pre-Violin Program (3 yrs)


    STEP 3: Violin & Viola Program (Beginners, ages 4-7)


    Further Studies

    including orchestra, chamber music, folk music and more!

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    Ability Develops Early – S. Suzuki






    STEP 1: Infant-Toddler Music (Ages 6m-2yrs):

    • Live Violin Music Every Week
    • Children Play Percussion & Sing
    • Develops English Language & Social Skills
    • Classic English Nursery Rhymes
    • CD to support Parents in learning song lyrics
    • 55-min weekly class
    • 24 musical activities per class
    • and more!

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    Small Success Oriented Steps Help Children and Parents Love Making Music Together







    STEP 2: Pre-Violin Program (Age 3):

    • Prepare your 3 year old for violin lessons!
    • Lots of movement for active 3 year olds!
    • Supports development in:
      • English Language
      • Social Skills
      • Fine Motor Control Skills
      • Attention Span
      • Musical Skills
    • Progressive Curriculum
      • No instrument needed to start!
    • Parents learn too!
      • No musical experience needed
    • 55-minute weekly class
    • Class Limit: 5

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    Children Love to Play Music Together!






    STEP 3: Beginner Violin & Viola Program (Ages 4-7):

    • Nurturing, Supportive, and Child-Centered Educational Environment
    • Motivational and Multiple Learning Styles
      • Direct learning – Teacher-to-student
      • Indirect observational learning – student watching other students learn
    • Two lessons per week
      • 55-min semi-private master class lesson (where you learn to play the violin)
        • class limit of 2
      • 45-min group class (where you learn ensemble and team skills)
        • class limit of 15
    • Parents learn to play the violin as well!
      • no musical experience needed!
    • Non-Stressful Performance Opportunities
    • Progressive Graduation Recitals
      • No stressful exams or competitions
      • Children progress at their own pace – no deadlines to learn!
      • Certificates issued
    • Internationally Acclaimed and Recognized Curriculum
    • Highly Qualified and Experienced Teachers

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    Further Studies: As students grow and need to be challenged in their musical development there will be supplemental classes in music reading, orchestra, chamber music, improvisation, and folk music available.

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