Student Spotlights 2017-18 | Music | SIU

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Student Spotlights 2017-18

Danae Price

Freshman, BA: Music - Liberal Arts, piano

Carbondale, IL Freshman BA: Music – Liberal Arts, piano Danae is a current member of the SIU Concert Choir and in the piano studio of Dr. Yuko Kato. My dream job is to either start or be a director of a youth community center where I could mentor and teach music to underprivileged youth. The full profile >>

Diamond Talley

Marching Saluki

Diamond Talley - Photo By Brian Munoz

Metropolis, Illinois


BM - Music Education, Percussion

Music and Education! Diamond is currently a student of Dr. Christopher Butler. He is a member of the Marching Salukis, SIU Wind Ensemble, and SIU Percussion Ensemble.  My dream job is to be able help others harness their musical talents. Hopefully one day I will be able to make a full profile >>

Mary Walden

Music Business

Mary Walden

Sherman, IL


BA Music Business / Voice

Music and... Business! Mary is a current member of the SIU Concert Choir and Marching Salukis. Without being able to study and perform music that I've worked hard on, school would be very bland. Music has always been a part of my academics. From simply helping me create friendships, to allowing full profile >>