Ava’s First Solo Violin Recital – Suzuki Violin

Today Ava had her first solo violin recital.  She played a full sandwich with the Washington-Washington rhythm. I’m not sure if you are familiar with the way Suzuki Violin works.  If not, I will provide a brief background. The Suzuki method was created by a gentleman named Shinichi Suzuki (b. 1898, d. 1989).  He believed Read the full article…

With My Daughter to See Hilary Hahn at the Kennedy Center

Yesterday night was special.  My husband gave my daughter and I boxed seats at a wonderful concert for Valentines Day.  Since Ava is a budding concert violinist, he gave us tickets to see  Hilary Hahn at the Kennedy Center. She is absolutely AMAZING.  She’s from Baltimore – so local to us.  She is a prodigy Read the full article…