Dan Schwartz is passionate about teaching music to young children. He is a registered Suzuki Guitar Instructor, member of the American Orff-Schulwerk association and the parent of three young musicians. He currently runs the Twin Cities Young Guitarists Program and the St Stephen Young Musicians Programs. Dan has developed his music programs from his experience and training with the Suzuki and Orff-Schulwerk approaches to teaching children music. These approaches have helped hundreds of thousands of young children throughout the world experience the joy of music and develop musical skills - skills that have proven to carry over into other areas of the child’s life.