Parent Class

(Home-Teacher Training)


The Home-Teacher Training Course will meet once a week for 6 consecutive weeks.  The course will include topics related to Suzuki method philosophy and teaching practices, creating an ideal home environment and basic activities on the guitar.


These include:.


Seating & positioning the guitar                                     Creating the home environment

Initial guitar strokes and tone production                    Suzuki Philosophy

Reading and performing initial repertoire                   Home lesson strategies & activities

Basic guitar terminology & concepts                            Motivating the child


During the course the parent will begin preparing the home environment-

laying the foundation for the student to begin study.


Parents will need to rent or own:


-A full-sized classical guitar for the period of this course.  Low cost classical guitars are available locally at Jackson’s music (3443 Robinhood Rd, 7650-9635) starting at $125. 


-An electronic tuner


-Guitarists footstool


-Music stand


-Suzuki Guitar School Vol. 1 (Alfred) 


These supplemental materials (not guitar) can be the

same ones later used by the student.


Cost for the course is $100.00

Piedmont Suzuki Studio  Young Guitarists


2410 Elizabeth Avenue• Winston-Salem, NC • 27103

(336) 945-8666