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All events are free and open to the public (unless indicated otherwise). Alumni, parents and friends are welcome!


IMG_0020Master's Project Poster Session &
Graduate Ensembles Concert

July 19, 2018, 5:45 & 7:30 p.m.

Master's degree candidates present their final research projects, capped off by rousing band, choir and orchestra performances. The poster session starts at 5:45 and the concert at 7:30.
Location: VanderCook3125 South Federal Street, Chicago




_MG_4105Wendella Boat Tour & Jazz Band Concert
July 20, 2018, 8:00 p.m.

The Groove Cruise returns! Join us for the annual graduate class fundraiser and enjoy spectacular views of the city to the swinging sounds of the graduate Jazz Band led by Tony Kidonakis.
Departs from: Wendella Dock at the Trump Hotel & Tower,
401 N. Wabash Ave., Chicago
Buy your tickets here!




vandercook-jazz-52_CROP_RETOUCHStudios Recital
July 25, 2018, 7:00 p.m.

A free concert featuring graduate students from VanderCook's applied studios.
Location: VanderCook3125 South Federal Street, Chicago

Grads4990Graduate Commencement
July 28, 2018, 2:00 p.m.

Ceremonies for this year's Master of Music Education degree recipients take place once again at Chicago's famed Orchestra Hall, home of the CSO.
Location: Symphony Center220 South Michigan Ave., Chicago
Dates, events and performances subject to change. Visit this page for updates!

VanderCook College of Music

3140 South Federal Street
Chicago, IL 60616-3731
(312) 225-6288

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