• lessons

    The directors encourage all students, beginners through eighth grade, to take private lessons, though this is not required.
    Because of the size of the Woodland school bands, the directors cannot always give all the one-on-one attention students need in
    order to play to full potential.

All Instruments

  • 1.
  • 2.
    • Carolyn Awe
    • 847-856-3661
    • cawe@dist50.net
    • Hainesville
    • Please email during summer
  • 3.
    • Betty Garrett
    • 847-356-7018
    • Lake Villa
    • Former Lake Villa Band Director; oboe, bassoon, clarinet, sax

Clarinet/Alto and Tenor Sax

  • 1.
    • Corey Ames
    • ​Cell: 312-593-7124 School: 847-920-2574
    • Gurnee
  • 2.
    • James Kasprzyk
    • 847-548-2289
    • Wildwood
  • 3.

Percussion

French Horn

  • 1.
    • Brenda Kublank
    • 847-625-1092
    • Waukegan

Low Brass

  • 1.
    • Joseph Agnew
    • 847-502-8199
    • Deerfield-Trinity U.
    • Tuba Player

Flute/Oboe/Bassoon

  • 1.
    • Debbie Woods-Crouse
    • 847-599-8815
    • Gurnee
  • 2.
    • Martha Councell
    • 847-234-0297
    • Lake Forest
  • 3.
  • 4.
    • Gwen Johnson
    • 847-265-3741 home 847-414-9713 cell
    • sgrivett@aol.com
    • Lake Villa area and Wildwood Presbyterian Church
  • 5.
    • Lauren Sprigg
    • Gurnee
    • A Major Music
  • 6.
    • Evan Peters
    • 224-456-0054
    • evan.peters@aol.com
    • ​Grayslake
    • Oboe
  • 7.
    • Michelle Horowitz
    • 773-617-8662
    • Round Lake Beach
    • Oboe/Bassoon

All Woodwinds

  • 1.
    • Nicole Zalapi
    • 708-446-6238
    • nvaldez@iwu.edu
    • Lake Villa
    • Sax Specialist, also beginner brass
  • 2.
  • 3.
    • Laura Huber
    • ​847-254-7464
    • Lindenhurst

Piano/Voice

  • 1.
  • 2.
    • Debbie Woods-Crouse
    • 847-599-8815
    • Gurnee
  • 3.
    • Rebecca's Studio of Piano & Voice
    • 847-395-1934
    • Lake Villa
  • 4.
    • Dorothy Keyser
    • 847-336-7778
    • Lake County