Music Instructors

The private music instructors listed below teach at Niles West during the school day.  If interested in private lessons, contact them directly or through your student's music director.  Financial assistance is given to those who qualify.

Music Faculty

 Justin Johnson Band Director
 Matthew Hunter Choral Director
Thomas Chester Orchestra Director

Private Music Instructors

Band Instructors

 Scott Anderson   Trumpet/Jazz Improvisation
 Allison Gessner        Oboe
 Matt Jefferson   TromboneTrumpet
 Matthew Kundler Tuba/Euphonium
 Mark Olen Trumpet
 Bryan Polacek Saxophone
 Dana Sherman Horn
 Scott Simon Percussion/Drum set
 Hanna Sterba Bassoon
 Nancy Williams  Flute

Choral Instructors

 Candice Crane 224-425-3192 dlcclc@earthlink.netvocal
 Rae Myra Hilliard 773-301-9648 Rae_Myra@BlackWebPortal.comvocal
 Sean Stanton 312-841-6340 seanstanton@me.comvocal
 Sonya Ur  847-778-8843 piano

Orchestra Instructors

Dominic Azkoul616-295-6274 string bass
Lisa Bressler 630-836-0861 cello
Paula Fischer 847-436-3025  violin and viola