For future violin maestros and music lovers

Online violin pedagogy courses and e–learning for music schools, violin pedagogues, students and families with the Colourstrings method

Minifiddlers is a violin pedagogy studio for goal-oriented, successful and child-centered violin pedagogy. We make online courses and e-learning materials based on the Colourstrings method for professional violin pedagogues, music schools & institutions, students and families who value high pedagogical standards and child-friendly way of violin teaching & learning.

Free Géza Szilvay's workshop for string players and teachers in Helsinki in March 2023

Colourstrings synopsis - From the first lesson to professional studies

Professor Géza Szilvay gives a one-day free workshop in Helsinki on Saturday 4th of March 2023. The workshop welcomes violin/viola players, students, teachers and string educators working on all levels. The intensive course will summarize the structure and contents of 10–11 years of violin teaching, from the very first lesson until tertiary, university level.

The workshop is free of charge and previous Colourstrings knowledge is not required. The course will be held in Finnish and English language.

The workshop is part of the PRESTO project, funded by Erasmus+ programme of the EU.

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What are Colourstrings and Minifiddlers?

Watch the video and get to know the background of the method and its results, as well as our online training program.

Minifiddlers Violin Pedagogy Courses – a complete guide for the first years of violin playing with the Colourstrings method

Minifiddlers Violin Pedagogy Courses offer a complete curriculum for the first four years of violin playing. The educational content and learning path are developed together with the creator of the Colourstrings method, Prof. Géza Szilvay. All courses are recorded with a real group of pupils taught by Géza.

The courses suit for music schools & institutions, violin pedagogues, students and families. You can use them as a complete pedagogical basis for the violin lessons, or just taking some parts to compliment your own teaching style.

Minifiddlers Violin Pedagogy Courses give practical instructions and tips for teaching, exercises and repertoire for both senior pedagogues and pedagogues who are still in the beginning of their career. The videos are also excellent for supporting a child’s practicing at home.

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