• Suzuki Summer Institute
    Suzuki Spring/Summer Programs
    Registration Opens February 22, 2021

Calgary Suzuki Guitar and Brass Institute 

Spring into summer with the online and enjoy a motivating week that will keep you inspired all summer long. 


Teacher Summer Programs

Join the MRU Conservatory for your next level in Teacher Training. Each course is 5 days long (Thursday Jun. 24th to Monday, Jun. 28th) and will be taught entirely online this year, although we hope to be back in the  state of the art Mount Royal University Conservatory soon. We are thrilled to have highly regarded teacher trainers David Madsen for Guitar Book 4, Andrea Cannon for Guitar Book 2, and Ann-Marie Sundberg for Brass Book 2.  


Course CRN Day Date Time Fee
Guitar Book 2  31034 Thursday - Monday Jun. 24 - Jun. 28 TBA $575*
Guitar Book 4 31035 Thursday - Monday Jun. 24 - Jun. 28 TBA $575*
Brass Book 2  31063 Thursday - Monday Jun. 24 - Jun. 28 TBA $600*
Brass Book 2  31087 Tuesday - Saturday Jun. 29 - Jul. 3 TBA $600*

* Registration fee included in tuition
**Registration Opens February 22nd 


Student Programs

The Calgary Suzuki Summer Institute is the place to encourage, motivate, and reach a new level in your child's playing and musical journey. Students will participate in masterclasses, group classes, and performances. These classes run from Thursday, Jun. 24th to Sunday, Jun. 27th. Spots are limited for student programs! 
Course CRN Day Date Time Fee
Suzuki Guitar Student Program 31033 Thursday - Sunday Jun. 24 - Jun. 27 TBA*  $225**

*Student classes will run from 4:00 - 6:00 pm on Thursday and Friday and 10:00 am - 12:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday 
**Registration Fee included in tuition 
***Registration Opens February 22nd  

The following information is for future events taking place on campus: 

Housing is available on campus. There are single, double, and quad rooms available with a common space along with family accomodations. Please contact the Mount Royal University residence office for more information. See the Suzuki Housing Info Sheet for additional information related to the institute.

Public Transportation around Calgary is very accessible and includes the new MAX yellow line that comes directly to MRU. Please see the Parking and Transportation home page for more information.   

Food may be found on campus at Wickham House along with coffee and snacks at Tim Hortons or Barrow. There are also a few restaurants within walking distance including Spot On Cafe, Subway, and Dominos. 

Suzuki Spring Workshop

The Suzuki Spring Workshop is a MRSPA sponsored event will be an opportunity for your child to play a polished piece from their repertoire for a guest adjudicator.  In addition to receiving some comments on your child’s playing each workshop class will be centered around a musical theme for which the adjudicator will have prepared an educational presentation.


Course CRN Day Date Time Fee
Suzuki Workshop: Piano  31040 Sunday March 21 TBA* $20
Suzuki Workshop: Guitar 31041 Sunday March 21 TBA* $20
Suzuki Workshop: Trumpet 31042 Sunday March 21 TBA* $20

*Classes run for approximately one hour and schedules will be provided prior to the start of the workshop 
***Registration Opens February 22nd 


For new students, you will need to create a log in ID and PIN

For existing students, you can log in directly through the "Register Now" button. 


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If you need a hand registering or have a question about our programs, we would love to help you!