Boutell OrganRobert Reeves, emeritus professor of the NIU School of Music passed away December 29, 2021 in Sarasota, Fla.

Reeves was Professor of Organ at NIU from the 1970s through the mid 1990s. He was instrumental in the project to have the concert organ in Boutell Memorial Concert Hall constructed. A former student of Reeves’, Jerry Goodman, has dedicated a Baldwin grand piano to the School of Music in his honor.

Robert Henry Reeves
December 6, 1941 – December 29, 2021