MYA Conservatory Summer Programs

Evening Orchestras

June 27, 2017 - July 22, 2017

MYAC offers Evening Orchestras as a fun, high quality orchestral experience with fellow young musicians throughout the Chicago area. It's a great way for students to keep up their musical studies throughout the summer, and it's perfect for students who are too busy during the day for a full-time summer music camp; you can work or go to summer school and still learn great repertoire and prepare to perform!

Evening Jazz Ensembles

July 10 - July 28, 2017

Midwest Young Artists offers Evening Jazz ensembles as a fun, high quality jazz experience with fellow young musicians throughout the Chicago area. The program is a great way for students to keep up their jazz studies throughout the summer, and it's perfect for students who are too busy during the day for a full-time summer music camp; you can work or go to summer school and still learn great repertoire and prepare to play concerts at various well-known venues!

Chicago Vocal Boot Camp -- New for 2017!

June 12 - June 16, 2017

Join us at Midwest Young Artists for a joyous, intensive, week-long vocal training experience. This is the ultimate boot camp for singers in grades 5 through 12. Musicians will be grouped according to age and experience. Improve your skills with top notch professionals. Become a better, more knowledgeable soloist and choir member. Develop life-long friendships!

Chicago Trumpet Workshop -- New for 2017!

June 26 - June 30, 2017

Midwest Young Artists Conversatory is proud to present the Chicago Trumpet Workshop! Students can study and perform works from the rich canon of trumpet solo and ensemble repertoire, as well as transcriptions from some of Western Music's greatest masters. It's a great opportunity to work with some of Chicago-land's finest trumpet students and forge life-long friendships, all while studying in a beautiful facility, building new skills, and meeting amazing teachers!

Vocal Jazz Workshop -- New for 2017!

July 5 - July 8, 2017

Midwest Young Artists is thrilled to announce our new Chicago Vocal Jazz Workshop, designed for students 9th grade or older (as of Fall 2017) who wish to develop and improve their knowledge of the vocal jazz genre. Students will sing as part of a vocal jazz ensemble and as a soloist, learning about style, technique, and interpretation. Students will also participate in daily improvisation workshops and listening sessions. Learn from our own resident Vocal Jazz artist Alyssa Allgood!

Chicago Chamber Music Workshop

July 10 - July 22, 2017

Midwest Young Artists' nationally recognized Chicago Chamber Music Workshop offers students an unparalleled musical experience in a fun and supportive environment. An outstanding faculty, nurturing staff, and beautiful setting will inspire students to explore new ideas, discover new talents, and learn skills that will stay with them forever. Throughout the week students receive professional coaching and multiple opportunities to perform.

Chicago Jazz Workshop

July 24 - July 28, 2017

Midwest Young Artists' Chicago Jazz Workshop is designed with the aspiring creative jazz musician in mind. Students are placed in jazz combos of five to eight students, where the focus is ensemble interaction, accompaniment, and improvisation through the study of jazz standards. The ultimate goal of the workshop is to help students gain a better understanding of how to control and manipulate their musical environment.


Chicago Flute Workshop

July 24 - July 28, 2017

Midwest Young Artists' Chicago Flute Workshop offers intensive musical training on flute while building confidence both musically and personally. Students will perform daily, focusing on good fundamentals, and learn to play musically within a chamber group. This workshop provides an opportunity for students to experience the training that it takes to become a professional flutist.

Apply Now -- applications are still being accepted as of May 2017