Shinichi Suzuki

The Suzuki Experience

From one Suzuki parent to another


14 tech tips for Suzuki listening

Here are some ideas for using technology to make listening convenient, consistent, and intentional.

Alan Duncan

6 minutes read

Listening to the reference recordings of the repertoire is a core element of the Suzuki method of talent education. And it’s a core determinant of progress because listening consistently means having a more clearly defined aural target in mind as you approach a piece. Teachers tell me that it is easy to discern a student who listens regularly because they have a seemingly more innate understanding of the pieces they are working on.

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