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An award-winning educator and conductor, Dr. Hile will join the Elmhurst College faculty in August as director of bands.
Thomas Eby ’04 landed a prestigious post as trumpeter with the U.S. Navy Band Commodores, the Navy’s premier jazz ensemble.
Elmhurst College music ensembles perform exclusively on Gretsch drum kits, thanks to a new partnership with the Gretsch Company.
Katie Kailus's career as an award-winning music-industry magazine editor began with an Elmhurst College internship.
Elmhurst College’s internationally renowned music department offers exceptional opportunities for students interested in the serious study of music. Whether you’re a music major or pursuing a different major, the Elmhurst College music department has a place for you.
Our distinguished faculty includes members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Chorus, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Grant Park Symphony Chorus and Chicago Sinfonietta. Our nationally recognized jazz faculty is full of national recording artists and award winners.
Imagine participating in ensembles that have recently performed in California, Canada, New York City and Europe. Envision yourself performing at Carnegie Hall, Ravinia Festival, Orchestra Hall, and with performers such as Andrea Bocelli, The Manhattan Transfer, Bobby McFerrin and Doc Severinsen.
Interested in visiting the campus, receiving a complimentary lesson, or sitting in on classes? Contact our Music Admissions Director, Gayle Bisesi, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (630) 617-3524. Or see Plan Your Visit for more options.
Come discover, explore and experience the opportunities that await you in the Elmhurst College Music Department.