Ileana is a graduate of both the George Enesco Music School and the Ciprian Porumbescu Music Conservatory in Bucharest, where she studied music education theory and specialty cello/piano. Ileana has taught piano for seven years at the Suzuki Violin and Piano Academy in Chicago.
Amos Gillespie’s music has been been performed by ensembles worldwide. He completed an artist residency in Switzerland in 2012 and was a finalist for the Columbia Orchestra’s 2011 call for scores. He has two minors in piano performance, a master’s degree in composition and a bachelor’s degree in saxophone.
Joy has a master’s degree from Northwestern University. She arranges and composes Kong Hou music, and plays and teaches the Celtic double-strung harp. She has published a number of compositions, as well as a book on harp technique. She performs the pedal harp, having toured five continents.
Call Caryn Watson at (847) 929-7410 to inquire about available lesson times.