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Cecilia Goist – Violin, Suzuki

Cece Goist, Suzuki Violin Instructor, Wyoming Fine Arts Center

Cecelia Goist is graduate of Central Michigan University and attended the University of Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music majoring in viola performance. Her teachers at CCM were Peter Kamnitzer and Raymond Stilwell. She began Suzuki teacher training after attending the American Suzuki Institute at Stevens Point, Wisconsin. She has been trained and registered in the current ECC class,1A and 1B class, and Books 2-6 in violin and books 1-4 in viola. While at CMU, she taught in the string pedagogy program, which utilized the Suzuki method.

Teaching Experience

Cecelia Goist has been teaching Suzuki violin/viola in the Cincinnati area for 25 years. She currently teaches Suzuki at Sands Montessori with the Suzuki Cooperative for Cincinnati Public Schools, Suzuki at Northern Kentucky University through the preparatory department and at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center.

Cecelia was a a faculty member at the Cincinnati Waldorf School teaching traditional beginning strings classes and intermediate string orchestra.

Her professional experience includes affiliation with the following orchestras:

– Columbus Symphony Orchestra
– West Virginia Symphony
– Kentucky Symphony Orchestra

Ms. Goist has studied under the following Suzuki instructors

Kay Collier McLaughlin Margery Aber  
Alice Joy Lewis Roger Stieg  
Paul Landefeld Doris Preucil  
William Preucil Carrie Reuning-Hummel  
Carol Smith    

Upcoming Events

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Fall Classes Are Now Online

Music Classes at a Glance

Art Classes at a Glance

Theater & Dance Classes at a Glance

Colors and Cupcakes – entire list of projects for the year, one per month.

Printable 2018-19 Fall Brochure

Printable 2018-19 Programs Calendar


There is a lot of other things to choose from too, esp. the new art class for preschoolers, winter break camp, and spring preschool ‘camp’ (soon to be online). Music lessons start next week and new students can join at any time. Art, Dance, Musical Theater, and Musik Kids all start after Labor Day. Here’s to some cooler weather!