We believe students use their time as undergraduates to discover and explore the musicians they are and will become. Be it opera or hip hop, violin or harmonica, students collaborate with professors whose own interests range from world music to electronica.
Students interested in performing can take advantage of the department’s established programs, like our choirs, orchestra, and percussion ensemble, and Lake Forest faculty encourage students to start their own music groups of any genre.
David Hain ’01, a music teacher at Streamwood High School, was featured by the Daily Herald because he is a Golden Apple Award finalist.
Dr. Nina Kraus presented a seminar titled “Music and Language: Reading, Rhythm and Neural Synchrony” on Jan. 29.
Chicago world music group Funkadesi named Artists in Residence for 2014.