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1009 W Jefferson St ~ Joliet, IL 60435


Tel: 815-723-3718

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  Our Teachers    

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Bill Thorpe

Violin, Cello, & Bass

Featured teacher of the month

This month we turn the spotlight on our Orchestral String instructor, Bill Thorpe!

Bill spent four years studying the Violin under Al Joseph; Cello under Bob Hauser; and Music Theory at Moraine Valley Community College. Bill has been teaching his craft since the early 2000's and can also be found performing the Cello with the Southwest Symphony Orchestra. Bill is highly adept at teaching orchestral string students of all ages, be they beginners, seasoned veterans, or anywhere in between.

Call (815) 723-3718 for more information.

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With a BA in Music Education from NIU, Annie has spent the last 30 years as both a music director for various churches and as a private piano and vocal instructor throughout the Chicago suburbs. Annie can also be found performing with various groups at such venues as the Art Institute of Chicago and the Taste of Chicago as well as a regular performer at William Alexander Wine Studio in Lockport.
Annie Carlson

Piano & Vocal

Brian McKee


Kathy Costa


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Veronica Lamlech

Piano & Vocal

James Lautwein


John Morrison

Guitar & Bass

Jeff Redmann

Brass, Woodwinds, & Percussion

Daniel Singh


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Donovan Summers


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Bill Thorpe

Violin, Cello, & Bass