Chicago Summer Music Festival Camps

2016 Summer Music Festival (check back for 2017 Summer Music)

Midwest Young Artists Conservatory is a top rated youth music conservatory, offering the highest quality educational and performance opportunities in the Midwest. This same quality programming and highly regarded faculty make the MYA Summer Music Festival the preferred choice of serious music students the nation over. Click the program links below to find out more about each option and register securely online.


Evening Jazz Ensembles (July 11-29)

MYAC 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!

CLICK HERE to apply for Evening Summer Jazz Ensembles


Chicago Jazz Workshop (July 25-29)

MYAC's 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. Students attend daily theory and technique classes, and master classes are given throughout the week, allowing students to explore the unique aspects of their particular instrument. The ultimate goal of the workshop is to help students gain a better understanding of how to control and manipulate their musical environment.

CLICK HERE to apply for the Chicago Jazz Workshop


Evening Orchestras (July 5-July 21)

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!

CLICK HERE to apply for the MYA Evening Orchestras


Chicago Chamber Music Workshop (July 5-July 23)

Midwest Young Artists Conservatory's 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.

CLICK HERE to apply for the Chicago Chamber Music Workshop


Chicago Flute Workshop (July 25 - July 29)

The 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.

CLICK HERE to apply for the Flute Workshop