Alumni Highlights

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Serving in a broad range of arts organizations, graduates of the Mary Pappert School of Music are succeeding in a rapidly-changing world. Our alumni bring the arts to life in careers with organizations ranging from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra to Pixar Animation Studios; from schools and colleges to hospitals and care facilities; and so many more. They manage independent theater groups, compose soundtracks for video games, and promote wellness in others through their music. Below are some recent stories highlighting these individuals, as well as the rich pool of talent, dedication, and expertise they are known for sharing.

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