Stephen Squires

Stephen Squires is a well-known musical figure in the Chicago area. He is currently on faculty at Northern Illinois University where he conducts the Wind Ensemble. He was a recipient of Northern's Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching award in 1997. He studied at the Eastman School of Music, the Crane School of Music, and at California State University at Northridge. He has studied conducting with Helmuth Rilling, Maurice Abravanel, Daniel Lewis and Tsung Yeh.