Peter Pisello

Peter Pisello is in his 6th year of music education. He is currently the band director at Ravenswood Elementary School and Ruben Salazar Bilingual Center in Chicago. He also is the choir director and general music teacher at John Mills School in Elmwood Park. Previously, he worked in Waukegan, as a band director, choir director and general music teacher at Washington Elementary School.

Peter graduated from Ridgewood High School in Norridge and then attended Trinity International University in Deerfield, where he received his Bachelors degree in music education. He is currently pursuing a Masters of music education degree from VanderCook College in Chicago. Peter is also active in The Sicilian Band of Chicago where he plays trombone and guest conducts.

He is married to a member of the band, Katie Pisello, and they currently reside in Elmwood Park. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, and watches his favorite teams (the Bears, Blackhawks, Bulls, White Sox, and sometimes the Cubs….).