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Laura Lane directs the Knox College Choir in rehearsal at Central Congregational Church in Galesburg.


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Nikki Malley

Associate Professor & Chair of Music

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999


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Envelopes filled with lyrics for the choir.

Meet the Music Faculty

Meet the Teaching and Administrative Staff


Andy Crawford

Knox Jazz Year Managing Director, Co-Director Cherry Street Combo, Music Department Administrator, and Adjunct Instructor of Jazz Bass and Guitar

Ashlee Mack

Ashlee Mack

Director, Piano Activities and Piano Chamber Ensemble

Chuck MacKinnon

Chuck MacKinnon

Sudbury Resident Artist in Jazz and Popular Musics

Sora Park Shepard

Sora Park Shepard

Staff Accompanist and Adjunct Instructor of Piano

Adjunct Teaching Faculty

Whitney Ashe: Jazz Piano
Jason Brannon: Jazz Percussion
Tom Clark: Voice, Director of Tritones and Enharmonic Fire
Jim Curless: Jazz Saxophone
Dave Ericson: Trombone
Mary Harlan: Organ
Justin Haynes: Instructor, Music Education
Steve Jackson: Classical Bass
Janell Johnson: Piano
Jill Marasa: Clarinet, Classical Saxophone
Semenya McCord: Jazz Voice
Kevin Nichols: Concert/Classical Percussion
Dean Petrie: Tuba
Randy Pobanz: Classical Guitar
Madeline Wood: Flute
Lucas Wood: Voice

Emeritus Faculty

Bruce Polay
Professor Emeritus of Music

Professor Laura Lane directs a Knox College Choir concert.
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