Shelley is Chair of the Fine Arts Department and has been the director of bands at Triton College in River Grove, IL since 1984. Previously, he taught High School band for 12 years. He holds a Bachelor of Music Education from Northwestern University and a Master of Music Education from VanderCook College of Music in Chicago. Mr. Yoelin plays saxophone and clarinet and performs constantly with Jazz and Commercial music groups in the Chicago area. He has recorded four albums with the Maxwell Street Klezmer Band, and one album with his own group – The Modern Klezmer Quartet. Both groups perform nationally and internationally.