Ray Chen in Recital →
See Violinist Ray Chen at the Barclay in Irvine. April 6th. 20% discount. $35. and up
Send A Musical Holiday Greeting To Your Friends... →
An musical idea for your Christmas shopping list.
Ray Chen will play Recital in Cerritos in Sept.
Ray Chen will play a Violin Recital in Cerritos on Wed. Sept. 14th at 7:30 at the Center for Performing Arts. He will play music from his first CD: TARTINI (arr. Kreisler)- Sonata in g minor from Devil’s Trill FRANCK- Sonata in A Major BACH- Chaconne from Partita in d minor WIENIAWSKI- Legende, Op. 17 WIENIAWSKI- Variations on the Original Theme, Op. 15 This is...
TEC student, Scottish Fiddler and Eagle Scout...
Christian, our resident Eagle Scout and Scottish Fiddler recently played the National Anthem for the Irvine City Council Meeting, July 12th. Mayor Kang recalled the young TEC student who showed up for the Irvine Day in the Park with the Talent Education Center: Suzuki Violin students in his cowboy hat and duds several years ago when Christian was much shorter. The mayor is always pleased to...
Interview on Ask the Violinist site about SASS
Earlier this year Ms. Cynthia was doing research on line to find out if there were any new ways to fund violins for violin programs. She came across a website that featured information for violin students and violin programs in chalenging new places around the world. After searching the Violin Resources on the site for any new ideas about funding violins, Ms. Cynthia contacted the editor...
Time for Three | On Canvas | PBS Video →
Check out this String tro with your children. Curtis Conservatory graduates who play many Styles of American music at another level. If you don’t like the blue grass you will love the Hungarian Gypsy music at the end. One of the violinist is Nick Kendall who grew up Suzuki with his grandfather, John kendall the father of the American Suzuki movement. Best of all they are coming to play...
Community Youth Orchestra of Southern California,...
Community Youth Orchestra, Oct. 30th on Friday at 7:00, in Irvine, Concert. Admission is FREE. Please Take advantage of this opportunity to inspire practicing at home. It is a free concert so even if you bring a Twinkler to see only part of the concert you have not lost anything. Both orchstral groups sound wonderful. http://www.cyosc.com/concerts.html for details and Google map ...
Gustavo Dudamel and The Los Angeles Philharmonic:... →
Set your video recorder for Wednesday Oct 21 or Saturday Oct. 24 at 8:00pm to catch Dudamel with the the LA Philharmonic. Catch something you can replay for your children anytime you need inspiration for practicing.
Current Season | Great Performances | PBS →
Put this on your Favorites. Don’t miss a PBS Music special.
Suzuki Violin was a hit at Irvine Global Village...
Thank you to everyone that helped out with the Irvine Global Village Festival Booth and Performance. We had the best shade on the right side of the stage this year. Every time we had a Twinkler come out and play at the booth during the day we had an appreciative audience full of preschoolers in front of us soaking up the music and the shade. It was a fun place to practice. Ms. Cynthia had...
Registration for Suzuki Festival Due Sept 26th
Suzuki Festival will be on Saturday Nov. 7th. at 3:00pm at Calvary Church in Santa Ana. Twinklers and up who would like to participate need to register by Sept 26th. Registration is $11.00. Please write a check to Ms. Cynthia more info on TEC Intranet
TEC Suzuki Students will play in Irvine Global... →
TEC Suzuki students have been invited to play in the Irvine Global Village Festival at the Cultural Pavilion on Sat. OCT 3rd at 4:00pm. Festival is held at Bill Barber Park on that Saturday from 10am - 6pm TEC will also have a booth in the Kids Village.
Irvine City Council Meeting starts with Music by... →
Suzuki violin Children from both TEC and SASS/OCCTAC played for Mayor Kang and the City Council on Tuesday at 5pm. I don’t remember the piano accompaniment ever being that loud. We couldn’t hear it the first time we started playing. I’m glad we restarted. It was a good thing that we played America the Beautiful first. The children did a great job.
TEC and SASS students Play for Irvine City Council
Tuesday at 5:00pm nearly 30 violin students from TEC and SASS played for the Irvine City Council Meeting. A video was taken that will appear on the Irvine City website. We also had a picture taken with Mayor Kang. As soon as I find a link I will post it.
Math Vitamins for Suzuki Students | Store | Suzuki... →
More ideas for motivating Suzuki Students to practice. Their math teacher is going to love this.
Talent Education Center →
Man is the Son of his Environment– Shinichi Suzuki
Group Lesson went well today. OCCTAC students are getting ready for their End of Summer Recital. Everyone remember that we are meeting Sunday, August 30 at Bill Barber Park behind the Irvine City Building. Actually its called the Civic Center. I will send everyone a map again. Watch for it.