Teaching

Aubrey Faith-Slaker may be found teaching at the following locations:

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FaithSlaker Music is a private studio on Chicago's Near West Side, offering private and group piano lessons, Suzuki piano lessons, and musicianship, theory and history to students ages 3 to adult. FaithSlaker Music also offers teacher training in the Suzuki Method of Piano study in an apprenticeship situation where a group of local teachers meets regularly for extended training. Upon completion of all course requirements, participants’ training will be registered with the Suzuki Association of the Americas. Additional information, including SAA Teacher Training guidelines, can be viewed on the SAA website.

Sherwood, the Community Music School at Columbia College offers lessons in many instruments as well as Early Childhood instruction, movement, theater and dance. Aubrey can be found teaching piano, Suzuki piano, and Suzuki group piano as well as giving regular masterclasses at Sherwood.

The Music Institute of Chicago, (with branches in many of Chicago's suburbs as well as two downtown locations on the Magnificent Mile), offers lessons on myriad acoustic instruments, jazz instruction, summer camps, festivals, and institutes. Aubrey teaches at the Evanston branch.

My Teaching Philosophy.

Upcoming Events

  • May, 2019: Cancun, Mexico. Suzuki Association Conference of the Americas. Presentation on Mental Health and Suzuki Lessons.

  • June 7, 2019: Annual Studio Summer Recital

  • June 30 - July 7, 2019: Suzuki Institute of Chicago, Teacher training internship.

  • November 1-2: ISMTA Conference at Easter Illinois University. Presentation titled “Mindfully Musical.”

  • January 5-26, 2020: Suzuki Festival in Lima, Peru

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