Upcoming Events
2018 Oboe Intensive begins today! June 22, 2018 7:00 pm June 22 - 24, 2018 Winnetka Campus
2018 Summer Music For Life in Lake Forest Begins today! June 25, 2018 9:00 am June 25 - 29 Lake Forest Campus

The Sound of Music Institute of Chicago

MIC student Sophia Varones is currently an understudy for the role of Brigitta in the Lyric Opera production of The Sound of Music. Sophia, a fifth-grader at Lake Forest Country Day School, is a vocal student of Dorothy-Jean Lloyd and violin student of Sonia Hadar at the MIC Lake Forest Campus.  Beginning her acting career at age 7 with the Performing Arts Summer Theatre Academy, Sophia has appeared as Ariel in The Little Mermaid and Glynda in the Wizard of OZ.  Her appearance as Brigitta is her first professional role. The Lyric Opera production of The Sound of Music runs through May 25th.

Teacher Spotlight on Carrie Schrader, violin
Teacher Spotlight: Carrie Schrader, Suzuki violin

"The love and true passion that Suzuki instilled in each student is inspiring and each day I teach, I want to become the best version of myself to share the passion and love of music."