Becky Weiler (apprentice 1) is working on her bachelor's degree in music education at NIU and studies flute with Profesor Peter Middleton. She has a bachelor's degree in English and psychology from Augustana College. She has taught general music lessons at an elementary school in Elburn and ran flute sectionals for the Mundelein High School Marching Band. She leads weekly rehearsals and organizes recitals for Sigma Alpha Iota, an international music fraternity. She is a member of the NIU Philharmonic, NIU Wind Symphony, and the NIU Flute Ensemble. She is co-president of the National Association for Music Education at NIU.