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Midwest Young Artists Conservatory

Midwest Young Artists Conservatory



About Us

Midwest Young Artists Conservatory offers unparalleled orchestral, chamber, jazz and choral music programs, serving students from grade school beginners through advanced pre-college performers. We empower nearly 1000 students annually of all ages and abilities, from 84 communities in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana to study, learn, and grow at our home in Highwood, Illinois. Families interested in participating may visit for placement and audition information.


Dr. Allan Dennis, MYAC Artistic Director, President and Founder
MYAC Summer Camp - Chamber Music Group
Mr. Patrick Pearson conducts MYAC's Philharmonia Orchestra at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall at Northwestern University
MYAC's Maestros Choral Group
MYAC's Jazz Saxophones
MYAC's Jazz Ensemble
MYAC Choral Students
Mr. Neil Carson and MYAC Jazz students