Edmonton Suzuki Piano School is pleased to host The River City Suzuki Piano Institute and provide a Volume 6 Experience, complete with teacher training and a student program from July 8 – 12, 2019 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

For the first time in Western Canada, teachers will have the opportunity to study Volume 6 with Teacher-Trainer Nena LaMarre.   Students will participate in daily master classes, group and ensemble classes.   The week will end with a celebratory Friday afternoon recital.

2019 Institute Program:

Teacher Program:

  • 15 hours instruction
  • 8 hours master class observation
  • 4 hours group class observation

Student Program:

  • Daily individual lesson with Suzuki repertoire
  • Daily group piano class
  • Daily ensemble class
  • Solo recital performance
  • Group/ensemble performance


Daily Schedule:

Monday (8:45 AM to 4 PM):

Volume 6 Teacher Training with Nena LaMarre

Tuesday  – Friday Morning (8:45 AM – 12 PM):

Student Master Class, Group Class and Ensemble Class

Tuesday – Thursday Afternoon (1 PM – 4PM):

Volume 6 Teacher Training with Nena LaMarre

Friday Afternoon: 

Recitals and Closing Ceremony

Registration Fee: 

Teacher Training

  • $425 Early-Bird  (before May 1, 2019)
  • $495 after May 1, 2019

Student Program

  • $200 ESPS Members
  • $275 Non-ESPS Members

Registration will open in January 2019!

Refund Policy:  Enrolment at the RCSPI is on a first come, first served basis and is assured only by registration and prompt payment of fees. Due to commitments to faculty, only tuition refund requests made before May 1 can be considered.  An administration fee of $75 will be deducted from the refund.  After May 1, no fees can be refunded even if you are not able to attend.

Teacher Enrolment:  Before registering, please ensure your eligibility for enrolment.  Visit the SAA website for Teacher Training Pre-Requisites.

Questions?  Please contact ESPS