The Elgin Symphony Orchestra is now in the final stages of confirming Matthew Sheppard to be its next education conductor.

Since taking over as artistic director of the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra, Sheppard has consistently demonstrated not only great music and pedagogical talent, but also an enthusiasm for music education that is infectious. In his new role, we will be able to harness that enthusiasm to enhance the offerings of the Ainsworth Concerts for Youth and the ESO and EYSO will be able to coordinate educational outreach efforts to the benefit of music education in the northwest suburbs.


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