Vocal Music Teacher
Mr. Bill Gordon has been teaching music at The Joseph Sears School since 2002. Mr. Gordon also serves as Children's Choir Director at Church of the Holy Comforter in Kenilworth. Mr. Gordon earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan and his master’s degree in voice performance from Roosevelt University. Mr. Gordon was an award recipient for Excellence in Teaching from the Northern Suburban Special Education District. In the conducting arena, Mr. Gordon conducted the “Boys Only” workshop for the Glen Ellyn Children's Chorus and has also been the guest conductor for the South Suburban Choral Festival. Most recently, Mr. Gordon was employed by Grammy Award winning performers Anima, Young Singers of Greater Chicago, as their Concert Chorus conductor. Before coming to Joseph Sears, Mr. Gordon performed as an operatic tenor in many places around the country. An avid tennis player, Mr. Gordon resides in Highland Park with his wife, two daughters, dog and cat.