Mary Tallitsch teaches general music, band, and orchestra at Washington and Roosevelt Elementary Schools in Moline. Ms. Tallitsch is the founding director of the Quad City Symphony Youth Choir. 2014 marks her nineteenth year preparing and directing the youth choir for Holiday Pops. She also prepared and conducted a select group of choristers for a special Carnegie Hall performance in May 2010.
She earned her music education degree from North Central College. In addition to her work with the Youth Choir and Moline Public Schools, Ms. Tallitsch performs with Flutes Unlimited of the Quad Cities and directs the Handbell Choir at Hope United Church of Christ in Moline.