Dr. Nick Schroederhas been with Friends University since 2016. Dr. Schroeder teaches private improvisation lessons to brass students. He is currently the director of jazz studies at Hutchinson Community College and has held positions at Bethel College and Heartland Community College in Normal, Illinois. Prior to his teaching career, Dr. Schroeder performed and recorded with the World-Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra and continues to be an in-demand freelance commercial trumpet player in the Midwest United States.
B.M., University of North Texas; M.M., D.M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign