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department chairman , music educator

Stephen Thurlow, music educator, department chairman. Certified teacher Illinois, licensed life insurance specialist Wisconsin. Director Naperville (Illinois) Summer Place, 1995; Member of Wisconsin School Music Association, Music Educators National Conference, American School Band Directors Association, International Music Educators Association (clinician 1994, 1997).

Background

Thurlow, Stephen was born on April 27, 1953 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Willard Roland and Constance Elizabeth Thurlow.

Education

Bachelor of Music, University Wisconsin, 1976. Master of Music, University Wisconsin, 1977.

Career

Band director Madison (Wisconsin) Area Catholic Band Program, 1978—1981, Cambria-Friesland (Wisconsin) School District, 1981—1983, Marmion Academy, Aurora, Illinois, since 1983, department chairman, since 1983. Horn instructor Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Twin Lake, Michigan, 1991, North Central College, Naperville, Illinois, 1992—1994. Director all city jazz program City of Aurora, Illinois, since 1996, director music exploration, since 1996.

Principal horn Fox River Valley Symphony, Aurora, 1986—1997. Performer Fox Valley Woodwind Quintet and Brass Quintet, Aurora, 1986—1996.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher Illinois, licensed life insurance specialist Wisconsin.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Music Appreciation & History, 1984. Conductor: albums Marmion Rosary, 1995.

Membership

Director Naperville (Illinois) Summer Place, 1995. Member of Wisconsin School Music Association, Music Educators National Conference, American School Band Directors Association, International Music Educators Association (clinician 1994, 1997).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Boating, fishing, skating.

Connections

Married Elizabeth McDermot, December 29, 1979. Children: John, Daniel, Julia.

father:
Willard Roland

mother:
Constance Elizabeth Thurlow

spouse:
Elizabeth McDermot

child:
John Thurlow

child:
Daniel Thurlow

child:
Julia Thurlow