Try some of these tools and resources to help with effective note-taking during lessons and  ensuring that home practicing is dynamic and engaging for students.

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ESPS Tools and Practice Resources

ESPS Lending Library

ESPS teachers maintain lending libraries with CDs, books, and even DVDs available for families to borrow. Arrange to borrow a book or a CD from your teacher for a little inspiration!

  • Books:
    • The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle
    • Mindset, by Carol Dweck
    • The Piano Book by Larry Fine
    • Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
    • My Thoughts on Piano Technique by Haruko Kataoka
    • Thoughts on Suzuki Piano School by Haruko Kataoka
    • Introducing Suzuki Piano, by Doris Koppleman
    • A Suzuki Parents’ Diary, or How I Survived my First 10,000 Twinkles, by Carroll Morris
    • The Suzuki Concept, Edited by Elizabeth Mills and Sister Therese Murphy
    • Helping Parents Practice:  Ideas for Making it Easier, by Ed Sprunger
    • To Learn with Love, by William and Constance Starr
    • Ability Development from Age Zero, by Shinichi Suzuki
    • Nurtured by Love, by Shinichi Suzuki
    • The Law of Ability and the “Mother Tongue Method” of Education, by Shinichi Suzuki
    • Where Love is Deep by Shinichi Suzuki

Other Suzuki Groups in Edmonton

Edmonton is lucky to benefit from a strong community of Suzuki partners. Visit these links for more information about their programs.

 

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Utilize tools like these cute bumblebees to help at practice time!