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Lewis Guitar Duo

Lewis Guitar Duo

16 year old Aaron Lewis and his brother, 14 year old Jason Lewis study classical guitar at the Music Institute of Chicago with Dr. Julia Miller. In 2010, they performed at the Guitar Foundation of America International Convention and have performed around the Chicago area for various events. Thanks to both of them for a more…

Jazz Ambassadors of Chicago

Jazz Ambassadors of Chicago

This hour we try to remember what summer was like with a performance recorded in our Levin performance studio in early September by a group of teens who participated in a Chicago summer program organized by the Chicago Park District in partnership with the Jazz Institute of Chicago. The students auditioned and interviewed for the more…

Serena Harnack, 12, violin

Serena Harnack

Listen to full program [Audio clip: view full post to listen] We started off the program with a remembrance of Music Institute of Chicago teacher Emilio del Rosario, who died that week. I spoke with WFMT program host Peter van de Graaff who was a student of Mr. Del Rosario. Our guest was Serena Harnack, more…

Mitchell Green, 16, guitar

Mitchell Green playing guitar

Mitchell Green, 16, of Northbrook, IL, is a scholarship recipient at the Music Institute of Chicago where he studies privately with faculty artist Dr. Julia A. Miller, his teacher since age four. Mitchell also received a scholarship to study under Sharon Isbin, from The Juilliard School for one month at the Aspen Music Festival. Mitchell’s more…