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Career Workshops

Career Workshops create opportunities for School of Music students and alumni to gather insight from music professionals on a variety of relevant topics. For information on upcoming workshops, visit the Concerts & Events Calendar.


2018/19 Workshop Topics and Presenters Include:


  • Teaching Artist Panel Discussion

    Linden Christ, Chicago Opera Theater; John Sutton, Chicago Jazz Philharmonic; Brenda Fineberg, Foundations of Music
    A Discussion about the thriving Chicago teaching artist industry scene, as well as personal insights from local teaching artists in varying programs.  
  • Military Band Presentation

    The Midwest Winds of the Air Force Band of Mid-America
    A performance and discussion about life as a military band member and traveling musician 
  • Let's Talk Taxes

    Mary Arendt, Coordinator of Career Services
    An informational session on critical updates from the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Ace, as well as best practices when filing taxes as a musician and student