All day FUN FEST: MYA Family & Community Fun Fest with concerts and family friendly activities (MYA Center, Highwood) On Sunday, May 15th, Midwest Young Artists will be holding its Annual Music & Family Fun Fest! Join us for an all-day outdoor festival featuring many of our incredible ensembles. Running from 12-6 pm, the Fest has, in addition to incredible performances throughout the day from orchestral, chamber, jazz and choral ensembles, games, raffles, karaoke, food, drink and much more! With something for the entire family, expose yours to the power of music in an exciting, carnival atmosphere. There is no admission fee, so come on down and join the fun on May 15th.

For more information on the host organization, visit or www.facebook/midwestyoungartists. Contact us at (847) 926-9898 or See past performances on the free MYA podcast site,


Back lawn (weather permitting)


12:00 pm - Mini & Mighty Maestros

1:00 pm - Voices Rising

2:00 pm - Jazz Ensemble

3:00 pm - Jazz Orchestra

4:00 pm - Jazz Workshop

5:00 pm - Big Band


Front lawn (weather permitting)


12:30 pm - Reading Orchestra

1:30 pm - Cadet Orchestra

2:30 pm - Concertino Orchestra

3:30 pm - Concert Orchestra

  Irish Tune from County Derry Percy Grainger

  Selections from The Sound of Music arranged by Robert Russell Bennett

  Washington Post March John Phillip Sousa

4:30 pm - Philharmonia Orchestra

5:30 pm - Symphony Orchestra

  Academic Festival Overture Johannes Brahms (10)

  selections from Irish Suite Leroy Anderson (20')

  Rodeo: Hoe Down Aaron Copland (4')

  Hands Across the Sea March John Phillip Sousa (4')

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