Ingrid Nevinger

Orchestra Director, Old Orchard Junior High School

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Ingrid Nevinger is in her 23rd year as orchestra director at Old Orchard Junior High School in Skokie, IL. She holds a Master of Music Education from VanderCook College and Bachelor of Music Education from Roosevelt University, where she received the Presser Scholar Award. An active freelance performer, Ms. Nevinger has performed with the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, Renovo Strings, the Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra and Billy Corgan among others. As a guest conductor, coach and adjudicator, she has worked with Chicago area schools, orchestras and festivals, including the Elgin Youth Orchestra and Granquist Music Competition. In addition to her musical life, Ingrid is an avid photographer.