Master of Music in Suzuki Pedagogy

This degree program is open to candidates whose major performance areas are violin or viola. There is a two-year residence requirement. Candidates are required to attend the Suzuki Teacher Institute during the summer between the two years of residency.

Although specific audition requirements vary, all candidates must demonstrate the ability to perform a recital successfully during the period of degree study and must meet the audition requirements expected of all performance degree applicants.

Degree Requirements


MUED 57100

Suzuki Seminar I


MUED 57200

Suzuki Seminar II


MUED 67300

Suzuki Practicum I


MUED 67400

Suzuki Practicum II


MUED 74x00

Summer Suzuki Teacher Institute


MUMC 59700

Survey of Violin and Viola Literature


MUMC 61100/61200

Recital (performance or lecture)


MUTH 65200

Bibliography and Research in Music


PFMJ 6xxxx

Performance (major instrument)


PFMJ 6xxxx

Performance (minor instrument or ensemble)


MUxx xxxxx





The decision to present either a performance or lecture-recital is up to the student and the major performance studies teacher, in consultation with the graduate chair in music.