School of Music
The School of Music embarked on a year of transition as they work to build diversity, both in their student body and the music they perform. Learn more about the future of the school from Director Jeffrey Sposato. Jamie Hillman became the third Illinois School of Music alum to be appointed Elmer Iseler Chair in Conducting at University of Toronto. From section leader of the Marching Illini drumline to vocal music director for Sesame Street, Paul Rudolph (BS ’89 Music Education) has taken some unexpected yet impactful detours along his career journey. Check out all of these stories and more below.