Evanston East

Hi. Welcome to the Evanston East Campus. As we gradually and carefully reintroduce some in-person teaching, most of our teaching is taking place online. You can learn from the comfort and convenience of your own home!

 

Please contact Campus Director Patrick O'Malley at pomalley@musicinst.org if

  • you are a current student with any questions, or
  • you are a new to MIC and are looking to start lessons with an amazing teacher

 

Building Hours for Summer 2020: by appointment, Mon-Fri

 

Private Lessons

  • Strings: violin, viola, cello, viola da gamba, harp
  • Woodwinds: flute, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon, recorder
  • Brass: trumpet, trombone, French horn, euphonium
  • Percussion: drum kit, xylophone, timpani
  • Voice: classical, broadway/musical theater
  • Piano: classical, jazz
  • Organ & Harpsichord
  • Guitar: classical, jazz, pop/rock
  • Suzuki Method: violin, viola, cello, guitar, piano, flute, recorder

 

Located in the heart of vibrant downtown Evanston, MIC’s Evanston East Campus (located at the corner of Chicago Avenue and Grove Street) is a cultural hub for the community. With teaching studios and rehearsal rooms, students of all ages are engaged in weekly private lessons, group classes, ensemble rehearsals, and many other musical activities.

 

Our friendly reception staff is ready to assist with registration, billing, and room scheduling questions. They also can provide parking meter change and restaurant recommendations. The Evanston East Campus is also the home of Nichols Concert Hall, an elegant performance venue that presents concerts featuring not only MIC students and faculty, but numerous other Chicago-area artists and ensembles.

 

1490 Chicago Avenue

Evanston, IL 60201

Front Desk: 847.905.1500, ext.100

 

Getting Here

 

We are easily accessible by public transportation, with the Davis Street Purple Line CTA and Metra stations located within walking distance. Street parking is available, some spots are metered, accepting coins or credit cards. Please check local signs, which vary block by block. This PARKING & TRANSPORTATION MAP shows nearby train stations and parking garages.

 

 

Evanston Campus Director, Patrick O'Malley

Phone: 847.448.8324

pomalley@musicinst.org

Fall Semester Building Hours

Monday   9:00am - 9:30pm

Tuesday   9:00am - 10:00pm

Wednesday   9:00am - 9:00pm

Thursday   9:00am - 9:00pm

Friday   9:00am - 8:00pm

Saturday   8:00am -6:00pm

Sunday   closed except for special events

Music Institute's Teacher Spotlight on Elizabeth Anderson, cello
Teacher Spotlight on Elizabeth Anderson, cello

"A fun and satisfying piece to teach is 'Scherzo'. Students love its virtuoso style."