900 State Street
Salem, Oregon 97301
The course will cover the elements common to pedagogies of all strings, violin through bass, and the elements unique to each instrument. The course includes philosophical and physiological approaches to teaching students of different ages. Included also is a review of some of the more common pedagogical literature and a consideration of different approaches. Each instrument's literature is studied for its appropriateness to students at various levels of development.
Prerequisite: Four semesters of private applied instruction at the college level