Midwest Young Artists

Rating: 4.94 stars   86 reviews

Nonprofit Issues:

Arts & Culture


878 Lyster Rd Highwood IL 60040 USA


"To Build a Home with the Power of Music to Enrich the Lives of our Students and Community"


MYA has gone from a single orchestra with 50 members and rented spaces in 1993, to an organization that now serves over 1,000 young people annually with a permanent rehearsal space in Highwood, Illinois that houses 9 orchestras, 65+ chamber ensembles, dozens of Jazz ensembles including combos and Big Bands, a wind symphony, choral ensembles, early childhood education classes, music theory & history classes, festivals, summer camps, and national concerto & chamber competitions.

Geographic areas served:

74 Communities in Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana


Orchestra, Wind Symphony, Jazz Combos & Ensembles, Big Band, Chamber Ensembles, Early Childhood Music & Movement, Choral Program, Music Theory, Summer Music Programs

2014 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 5 stars  

I have been involved with MYA since it's beginning 20 years ago. MYA has continued to improve and provide a great learning experience for all involved. The education the students get is top notch.

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