Bachelor of Music Education, Elmhurst College
Band Director, Saint Michael Parish School
Matt Zmuda is from St. Charles, IL and recently graduated from Elmhurst College with a Bachelor of Music Education degree. Matt studied classical and jazz saxophone with Roger Birkeland and Mark Colby at Elmhurst College. He was also a member of the Elmhurst College Jazz Band where he played lead alto saxophone, took two tours to Europe, and had the opportunity to play with greats such as Donny McCaslin, Dee Dee Bridgewater, and Doc Severinsen. Recently Matt has been performing in the Chicago area with local jazz bands, small groups, and is also composing and arranging for a new project. Matt recently became the new band director at Saint Michael Parish School in Wheaton.