[2020 Garden Walk Info Available May 3rd]

Live Musicians


 Unique Winds


The Unique Winds will perform at the Historical Society grounds from 10 am to 12 pm









Unique Winds


Deborah Efflandt - Bassoon 

  Kathy Gomberg - Bass Clarinet 

   Margaret Raab - Contrabass Clarinet

        Linda Steck - Clarinet

Unique Winds

630-567-5683 (Margaret)



Unique Winds is a four person ensemble that has a Bb clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon, and contrabass clarinet.  The ensemble performs free for charity and fundraising events in Chicago and suburbs.  The musicians have performed at cancer fundraising, the Arlington Heights Farmers Market, and recitals.  The Unique Winds is also available to play for weddings prior to the ceremony at reasonable rates.


Performance selections that audiences will recognize include classical, modern, patriotic tunes, polkas, and film music.  The Beatles selections are featured in most performances.  The ensemble will arrange musical pieces to fit the event.

All four musicians are members of The Spring Valley Community Band performing at The Prairie Center for the Arts in Schaumburg. Linda Steck, Deborah Efflandt, and Margaret Raab are also members of the DuPage Community Band that performs in the McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, and the Lisle Community Band in the summer.  Kathy Gomberg performs for many venues including churches, polka bands, as well as playing in the Northwest Suburban Concert Band at Medinah Park District and surrounding area.  Deborah Efflandt also performs in the Harper Concert Band at Harper College in Palatine.

The quartet loves to bring the gift of music to the public and is looking forward to performing for you!

Tritone Music School

​Bill Kidera will perform on the Historical Society grounds from 12 pm to 2 pm










Bill Kidera -- pop, jazz, R&B, and classical styles













Mr. Bill Kidera started playing guitar at a young age and has been professionally performing in the greater Chicagoland area since the age of 14. He has been actively teaching music lessons for the past 7 years. He currently plays in various ensembles and bands playing in the pop, jazz, R&B, and classical styles. He graduated from Elmhurst College in 2016 and is currently working on a masters degree at De Paul University.

Mr. Bill is available for lessons at Tritone Music School in Arlington Heights (838 S Arthur).  Call 224-659-6082 or email tritonemusicschool@gmail.com for more information.

Tritone Music School

838 S Arthur

Arlington Heights, IL  60005



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