Etobicoke Suzuki Music

ESM Events

Program Calendars

The calendar webpages are under construction.

For questions about Core & Enrichment Program calendar dates, please email:
For questions about Suzuki Sprouts calendar dates, please email:

Monday Class Timetables

ESM Core Program group classes and enrichment classes are held on scheduled Mondays during late afternoon and evening. Class timetables are emailed to the families.

Concerts & Recitals

All of our performance events are open to the public and have free admission.

ESM School-Wide Concerts

Two school-wide group concerts are held each year in addition to chamber/ensemble concerts.
Click here for a more detailed description of school-wide concerts.

2022-2023 School-Wide Concerts:
• Winter Concerts: Sunday, December 4, 2022
3:00 pm Full School Concert
• Spring Concert: Sunday, May 7, 2023
3:00 pm Full School Concert
• Chamber Concert: Monday, May 15, 2023
6:00 pm, featuring student chamber groups, orchestras, and our Fiddle program!

ESM Solo Recitals

Students are encouraged to sign up for solo recitals throughout the year. All students are requested to perform in the year-end June recitals.
Click here for a more detailed description of solo recitals.

2022-2023 Solo Recitals:
Sunday, October 23
Sunday, December 11
Sunday, April 2

2022-2023 Year-end Solos Series
Sunday, June 4
Sunday, June 11

ESM Book Recitals

Book Recitals are for students who have completed a specific level of their studies. This is our way of celebrating the continued progress and achievement of each student.
Click here for a more detailed description of Book Recitals.

2022-2023 Book Recitals:
Sunday, October 30
Sunday, February 12
Sunday, April 23

Annual Events


Supergroup is our kickoff event each fall. The school gathers to perform group repertoire in a more casual setting. This event is open to the public.

2022-2023 Supergroup!
Monday, September 12, 2022

Parent-Teacher Meetings

Click here for a detailed description of Parent-Teacher meetings.

2022-2023 Parent-Teacher meetings:
Week of January 23-28, 2023 during regular private lesson times

Orchestra Retreat

Our orchestras go on a weekend retreat each winter. This highly anticipated overnight event is filled with lots of music-making as well as plenty of indoor and outdoor activities. The weekend culminates with a special performance for the students' families.
The Orchestra Retreat webpage is under construction.

2022-2023 Retreat:
Deferred for this year

ESM Annual Workshop

An annual all-day Workshop, featuring guest clinicians and a variety of activities.

2023 Workshop:
Saturday February 25, 2023 @ Michael Power/St. Joseph High School
Event webpage: Click here for details about our Workshop.

Open House

Come and explore our programs! Chat with our faculty and with ESM parents.

2022-2023 Open House:
Monday, April 3, 2023. Pre-registration is requested.
For more information, please contact:

Community Events

This webpage is under construction.

ESM Summer Programs

Headstart Class

An introduction to violin and cello! Headstart is a three-day class for prospective families.

Summer 2023: August 29-31, 9:00-11:00 am

SAA Teacher Training Courses

ESM offers accredited SAA (Suzuki Association of the Americas) Suzuki Teacher Training courses.

Every Child Can!© (ECC!)
Fall 2022: October to December
Spring 2023: April to May

Violin Unit 1
Not yet scheduled

Click here for information about ESM's SAA Suzuki Teacher Training courses.

Summer Suzuki Institutes

Suzuki institutes are week-long summer camps for Suzuki families. These are wonderful experiences that include meeting other families from across North America, learning from excellent expert faculty, gaining invaluable motivation and encouragement, and more!

ESM has a long history of student and faculty involvement at the Southwest Ontario Suzuki Institute (SOSI). Ask your teacher for more information.

Here is a comprehensive list of Suzuki Institute programs.