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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 Performance & Q&A
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
An informational session on critical updates from the 2017 Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, as well as best practices when filing taxes as a musician and student