New Director of the Marching Illini Is an Illinois Alumnus

Barry Houser—a School of Music alum and the acting director of bands and director of the Panther Marching and Basketball Bands at Eastern Illinois University—will direct the Marching Illini after Peter Griffin departed in May.

Houser begins a two-year appointment as visiting assistant director of bands and conductor of athletic bands.

Learn more from the News-Gazette article

July 22, 2011