Barb Schotanus


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Manager, Teacher
Company Name
Piano Trends Music Co.

Barb Schotanus learned the clarinet while in the Catholic Band Program as a young girl. She enjoyed the program so much that she earned her music education degree at DePaul University and became a Band Director. In 2003 she joined the Piano Trend Music Company team becoming a music teacher and the store manager. Among her responsibilities are scheduling and running the store’s lesson programs, which links her right back to the early days of her career, a process she greatly enjoys.