School of Music > Concerts & Events > Master Classes
Master classes are offered to School of Music students to provide opportunities to learn from experts in the disciplines. All in the School of Music community are welcome to attend and when noted, the general public are also invited to attend. Participation in the master class will be determined by the faculty member of the studio hosting the class.
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Eva Amsler, flute, associate professor at Florida State UniversitySoh-Hyun Park Altino, violin, professor, University of Wisconsin-MadisonPiotr Beczala, lead in Chicago Lyric Operas 2009 production of FaustJulia Bently, grammy-nominated mezzo-sopranoMike Block, multi-disciplinary cellistStephen Burns, trumpet, founder and artistic director, Fulcrum Point New Music ProjectSheila Browne, viola, University of DelawareNicole Cabell, world-renowned sopranoDale Clevenger, principal horn, Chicago Symphony OrchestraRegina Carter, jazz soloistDale Clevenger, horn, professor, Indiana UniversityFrank Corsaro, opera theatre stage director and former Artistic Director of The Actors StudioBrian Culbertson, jazz instrumentalist and recording artistIan Davidson, oboe, regents’ and university distinguished professor, Texas State UniversityXavier Davis, jazz pianistTony Devroye, violin, professor, Northern Illinois UniversityRoberto Diaz, viola, president and CEO of the Curtis Institute of MusicAmir Eldan, cello, Oberlin College and ConservatoryMatthew Ernst, trumpet, principal trumpet, Milwaukee SymphonyJohn Fedchock, trombone, XO Professional BrassFrank Forst, professor of bassoon, Liszt Conservatory of Music in Weimar, GermanyJay Friedman, principal trombone, Chicago Symphony OrchestraWenzel Fuchs, clarinet, Berlin PhilharmonicThomas Gallant, oboe, soloistTimothy Genis, timpanist, Boston Symphony OrchestraVadim Gluzman, violinist, Creative Partner and Principal Guest Artist, ProMusica Chamber OrchestraNathan Gunn, baritone, sang Ravenal in Chicago Lyric Operas 2012 production of ShowboatCarol Jantsch, tuba, Philadelphia OrchestraCeleste Johnson, oboe, professor, University of Missouri-Kansas CityRobert Johnson, horn, Grant Park Symphony OrchestraGrigory Kalinovsky, violin, professor, Manhattan School of MusicAlexander Kerr, violin, professor, Indiana UniversityBerent Korfker, violin, professor, Royal College of Music and the Purcell SchoolGlenn Kotche, percussionist and composerPaul Lewis, piano, the Royal Philharmonic Society's Instrumentalist of the Year AwardAdam Luftman, principal trumpet, San Francisco OperaKevork Mardirossian, professor, Indiana UniversityCatherine Martin, baroque bassoonChristopher Martin, principal trumpet, Chicago Symphony OrchestraJames Morris, bass-baritone, New York Metropolitan OperaPatrick Neher, double bass professor at University of ArizonaVlado Pupinoski, Macedonian folk clarinetistAlan Rafferty, cello, professor, Cincinnati Conservatory of MusicGerardo Ribeiro, violin, professor, Northwestern UniversitySteve Rosse, tuba, Sydney SymphonyThe Royal Philharmonic Trumpet SectionEd Saindon, percussion, Berklee College of MusicGeorge Sakakeeny, bassoon, professor, Oberlin Conservatory Patrick Schleker, percussion, Cincinnati Symphony OrchestraDan Schwartz, oboe professor, University of OklahomaJoseph Silverstein, violin professor at the Curtis InstituteRobert Sullivan, trumpet, professor, Northwestern UniversityJonathan Swartz, chamber musicGbor Tarkvi, trumpet, Berlin PhilharmonicJohn Thorne, flute, professor, Northwestern UniversityPeter Veale, Ensemble MusikfabrikAaron White, double bass, professor, Duquesne UniversityWilliam Wolfram, pianist, bronze medalist of the Tchaikovsky International Piano CompetitionYehudi Wyner, composer, Professor Emeritus at Brandeis UniversityCynthia Yeh, principal percussionist, Chicago Symphony OrchestraPeter Zazovsky, professor of music, Boston University