Welcome to the Preucil School

Since 1975. when it was established in Iowa City, Iowa, the Preucil School has become internationally known for excellence in music instruction. The School provides a spectrum of education programs:

The Preucil School of Music offers Suzuki instruction for instrument lessons in violin, viola, cello, bass, piano, flute and harp. The School also offers traditional lessons in voice. Group classes, orchestras, chamber music, master classes and a wide range of related music activities are also available to students of all ages. Learn about the Suzuki approach and why it works.

The Preucil Preschool is a fine arts preschool for children ages three to five that fosters the child’s ability to explore, create and imagine.

Nationally recognized Music Together® classes are for children newborn to age four and a parent or caregiver. It’s a fun-filled music and movement experience where children learn through playful, developmentally appropriate activities.

Preucil School of Music is a non-profit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) educational institution, a member of The Suzuki Association of the Americas and The National Guild for Community Arts Education.

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Click Below for the school’s COVID-19 policies.

March 2022 update: Preucil School of Music has considered its mask mandate and for the safety of all, has decided to continue to require masks through the end of the school year. 



The PSSO Tour to Eastern Germany and the Czech Republic has been rescheduled rescheduled to June 2022.

After cancelling the 2021 tour, we have resumed our planning for a PSSO tour in June of 2022. Families of eligible students have been notified. The first informational meeting will be held on April 15, 2021.                   Click Here for More Information

The PSSO Tour Orchestra Bon Voyage Concert will be held at 7:00 pm in City High School’s Opstad Auditorium on Thursday, June 16th. Click here to livestream the video.

 Preucil School of Music stands by our Asian, Asian American and Pacific islander Communities in the face of the recent violence and expressions of anti-Asian bias. We hear you, we grieve with you and we stand by you in support and solidarity. We are here to listen and learn and will continue to reach out with the healing and unifying power of music to support our Asian and BIPOC communities. Click here to review the School’s EEO statement.


Dear Preucil Families!

The School had a T-Shirt Design Contest to commemorate the herculean efforts our students, parents and teachers are doing to continue their music lessons virtually during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The winner of the design contest is Anna Song with her “Creating Music, Six Feet Apart” design.  Anna not only has the honor of being the design winner but has won free t-shirts for her immediate family. Anna is a violin student of Lisa Guttenberg and has studied at Preucil School of Music for 8 years. Congratulations Anna!

You can be virtually united this academic year with your fellow Preucil School teachers, students and families by wearing your own commemorative “Creating Music, Six Feet Apart” t-shirt.

The t-shirts are a Gildan 5000, 100% preshrunk cotton, garnet colored short sleeved t-shirt. The logo, “Creating Music, Six Feet Apart” appears on the front. The back has the “We are in this Together 2020” logo. The triangle on the back logo represents the Suzuki triangle; Student, Teacher and Parent.

Youth sized T-shirts are $10 and Adult sizes are $12 each. T-shirts orders can be purchased at either office.

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Tour 2022 Day 10
It has been a bit of a stressful travel day so far since Lufthansa took 3 hours to check us in, but we all made it to Frankfurt. We are headed to Chicago now.
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Wish everyone safe trip back Iowa

Safe travels home

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Prague Castle District and Lobkowicz Palace
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Simply one of the trips of a lifetime. So happy for her👏❤️

A trip of a lifetime.

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Prague: Nelahozeves Castle, St. Andrew’s Church, Dvorak’s Birthplace
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Iowa City, IA 52245

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