Faculty Profile: Terry S. Treuden (1999)
Director of Instrumental Music


  • B.S., University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • M.M.Ed., VanderCook College of Music

Academic Interests/Specialties

  • Instrumental Conducting
  • Instrumental and Jazz Performance

Courses I Teach

  • College Concert Band
  • Jazz Band
  • Clarinet Ensemble and Saxophone Ensemble
  • Instrumental Conducting and Literature
  • Arranging
  • Instructional Strategies/Instrumental

Additional Responsibilities

  • Administrator of Instrumental Music Program
  • Pep Band


Prof. Treuden taught instrumental music and other music courses for thirty years at a WELS area Lutheran high school before joining the faculty at Wisconsin Lutheran in the fall of 1999. He is active as a clinician, adjudicator, and guest conductor in jazz and concert band performance. Prof. Treuden is currently a member of The National Band Association, Phi Beta Mu, Wisconsin Band Masters, The College Band Directors National Association, and the World Association of Symphonic Bands and Ensembles.


  • Music
  • Jazz enthusiast
  • Music recording collector
  • Fantasy Sports