Suzuki violin and viola in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Margaret Carpenter and Rick Lohmann, teachers and co-directors. We bring a wealth of experience as performers and teachers to our work at Santa Fe Talent Education. We have taught at all levels, from Suzuki beginner through pre-professional. Teaching is our full-time occupation! SFTE INC is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt educational institution, registered in the State of New Mexico. All charitable contributions are fully tax deductible by law.



Outreach concert at Kingston Residence Assisted Living

Sign up in the studios for a GROUP OUTREACH CONCERT 2:00 pm, Sunday September 14, 2:00 pm at Kingston Assisted Living Residence, Legacy Way, off of Rodeo Road, near Sam’s Club. This is always a grateful, appreciative audience, and it’s a way for us to share our music once again! Email Rick.  Please do tell us if you are coming before Wednesday groups, so we can make up a playlist!


Please arrive at 1:45pm to unpack & tune.
We will play until 2:40pm.
Please wear a nice outfit (no jeans or t-shirts).

September 6th, 2014  |  Published in News



August 25

The SFTE semester starts  on August 25.  The first group lessons are on August 27.  See you soon!

August 13th, 2014  |  Published in News



2014-2015 Calendar

The 2014-2015 Calendar is now posted on the Schedule and Calendar page.

July 12th, 2014  |  Published in News