Dave Madden

Dave has taught music, grades K-12, in the Urbana and Champaign public schools and is currently an elementary music teacher in the Rantoul City schools. 

He received his music education degrees from the University of Illinois while performing as a percussionist.  He has played in rock bands, jazz bands, country bands, steel drum bands, marching bands, concert bands, and symphonic orchestras.  He currently plays with the New Orleans Jazz Machine.