Michael Teare is a music Instructor at Lincoln-Way East High School. In addition to teaching guitar classes, he also works with the Marching Griffins and the Pep Band.
Mr. Teare holds a Bachelor of Music Education from Elmhurst College. During his studies at Elmhurst, he performed with the percussion ensemble, wind ensemble, pit orchestra, and multiple jazz combos. In 2002 he was named Honors Recital Winner and Student Conductor. Mr. Teare currently holds a part time adjunct faculty position as a percussion teacher at the college, which also allows him to perform as a guest with the college percussion ensemble and as a guest conductor with the college wind ensemble.