SSSG Notes June 9, 2017

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Hello Suzuki families,

Please note the Canada 150 Celebration slated for this Saturday & mentioned below.

Registration packages will be sent out by the end of June.

Janet Johnson
Suzuki String School of Guelph
administrative assistant

SSSG Bursary process sch
SSSG Bursary Fund
The SSSG has a Bursary Fund to assist students in financial need. Applications for assistance are reviewed by a committee that is independent of the school.
  • Bursary application forms can be downloaded using the link below.
  • Bursary assistance is dependent on the availability of bursary money and on the family's financial need.
  • NEW: Bursaries are open to first year students.
  • Deadline for bursary application submission is May 29th. Response to request will be made no later than June 30th. 


Canada 150 celebrations canada
Dear SSSG families,

Many thanks to all of you who have committed to performing and volunteering for our awesome Canada 150 Celebration at the GYMC tomorrow!

Concert attire:
Senior students-all black
Junior students-white tops & black bottoms
* All with red accents 
(like in the Spring Show)

Please bring your own lunch and a water bottle

Here is the programme for SSSG students:

Any help we can get with stage set-up, face painting and the instrument petting zoo will be much appreciated! Food will be provided for all volunteers!!

1)  Instrument Petting Zoo

3) St age Crew 

Thanks for lending a hand!
It will be a fun day, invite your friends!

Southwestern Ontario Suzuki Institute 2017 SOSI

Recommended for all our students and parents to keep your motivation up during the summer:
Canada's largest Suzuki institute offers student programs for all ages, in exceptionally well-equipped, air-conditioned facilities at Wilfrid Laurier University. Students & parents get recharged with an energizing head start for regular lessons in the fall. Plus you make great new friendships! It's the ultimate musical family vacation!

Complete String & Piano programs, Four Orchestras,Optional & Enrichment Classes, Chamber Music,Young Artist Program for advanced students, Body Mapping, Suzuki Baby & Toddler Classes, Mini Institute for youngsters 7 & under.

SOSI Bursaries and Scholarships
Bursary application deadline. For more information go to:

For other Suzuki Summer Institute throughout North America: 


Tanglewood performance opportunity!tangle
Tanglewood performance opportunity!
Date:  Thurs, June 15
Time:  6pm rehearsal,  7pm concert
Address: Guelph Lake Commons,  520 Victoria Rd N
Repertoire: the same 4 pieces we played at Kiwanis 
 (First Scale March, Fiddle Factory, Celtic Dance, Shoe Symphony)
Dress: white/black
Bring: music stand, instrument
I have set up a Doodle poll for you to fill out so that I can see if we'll have enough people from enough sections to make this go.  It's at  
The seniors really enjoy having students come to perform for them, so I really hope we can get a good turnout for this. There also may be some opportunities for your child to play a solo that day, to round out the performance, so if they have something ready to play, and they'd be willing to do so (I will accompany them on the piano), please let me know asap so I can set the program.

SSSG's Faculty's Stone Field Quartetquartet
Adult Students for Summer lessons adult
Anna Hughes is accepting Adult students for summer lessons and beyond. 
If interested contact:
Classical Rock Orchestra Camp rock

Classical Rock Orchestra Camp
July 10-14 at the Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church, Kitchener
Morning and/or Afternoon Sessions:
- half day sessions is $200 for the week and full day is $300.
 For more information & or to register: