Watch: Studying Music at Elmhurst


Music students talk about their experiences in the classroom and beyond.

  • A Starring Role

    Alysha McElroy-Hodges fell in love with Elmhurst on the first day and has found a home within the music ensembles.

  • The Sound of Opportunity

    Drawn to Elmhurst's music business program, Scott Stolarz found a wealth of opportunities to pursue music on campus.

  • A Cultural Center

    As a music business major, Ashton DeVries appreciates being a train ride away from world-class opera and symphony performances in Chicago.

  • Charting a Path

    At Elmhurst, Aleya Schwartz has been able to explore her faith and define her own spiritual path.

  • The Power of Peers

    Published composer Stephan Carlson says he's humbled and inspired by the musical talents of those around him.

  • Talent Abound

    A contestant on The Voice, Anthony Paul has immersed himself in a concentrated pool of musical talent at Elmhurst.

  • A Universal Language

    Miko Martinez appreciates studying with faculty members who are also professional musicians.

  • Real-World Experience

    With four years of performance experience, Ella Bracero is prepared for the challenges of professional life.

  • So Many Opportunities

    Even with her commitment to the College orchestra, Angil Tate took advantage of J-Term to tour Europe.

  • My Elmhurst Family

    Ashley Dingle says the people she's met at Elmhurst have helped her gain confidence in her abilities.

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