Neuqua Valley High School Bands
Bands at Neuqua
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Mr. Jonathan Lauff received a Bachelor's Degree from Illinois Wesleyan University, a Master's Degree in Music from Northwestern University, and a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from Concordia University. Before joining the Neuqua Valley staff in 1997, Mr. Lauff taught at Aledo High School in Aledo, Illinois. Mr. Lauff serves as the Fine Arts Department Chair. He will be working with the Wind Ensemble, the Neuqua Valley Symphony Orchestra, the Marching Wildcats, and the Jazz Orchestra.
Mrs. Emily Binder received her undergraduate degree in music education from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and her masters in school administration from North Central College in Naperville. Mrs. Binder is also a proud graduate of Waubonsie Valley High school. Prior to coming to Neuqua, Mrs. Binder taught at Gregory Middle School for 18 years. While at Neuqua, she will be working with Symphonic Winds, Concert Winds, Concert Band, Jazz Ensemble and Marching Band.
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Mr. Scott Oliver received his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Illinois. Prior to teaching at NVHS, Mr. Oliver taught band at Metea Valley HS and Marion Catholic HS. Mr. Oliver will be teaching Symphonic Band, period 8 and the Wind Symphony. He will also be teaching technique classes as well as working with the Marching Wildcats.
Mr. Jordan Yi received his Bachelors Degree from Northern Illinois University. Mr. Yi is also a proud graduate from Waubonsie Valley High School. Prior to joining the staff at NVHS, Mr. Yi taught all levels of band at various positions in the area. Mr. Yi will be teaching Symphonic Band, period 1 as well as technique classes for Symphonic Winds and Concert Winds. In addition, Mr. Yi will be teaching technique classes and helping with the marching band at Metea Valley HS.