Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Due to your generosity, MYAC exceeded our goal with a grand total of donations of $14,945! Because of this support, we can continue to foster the growth and development of children and teens by building a home with the power of music.
A special thank you to Clucker's Charcoal Chicken. Clucker's Charcoal Chicken in Highwood & Libertyville generously donated 15% of all of yesterday's sales to MYAC.
We are so grateful for your support!
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Already dined for the day and looking for more ways to help us reach our GivingTuesday goal?
We thank you for your support!
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
I'Solisti Symphony Ensemble performed a captivating program of Baroque and Classical era works to a capacity audience at the Northbrook Public Library auditorium on Sunday. I'Solisti is directed by Mr. Charles Pikler, former principal violist of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. The group also performed in 3 high schools around the North Shore area on Friday prior to the event.
I'Solisti Symphony Ensemble members are: Baxter Brown, Ezra Burca, Ryan Burns, Liam Diethrich, Samuel Du, Emma Foreman, Christopher Gottardi-Littel, Brennan Hogan, Andrew Hungness, Bella Kim, Jessie Kim, Esther Orlov-Meyer, Jane Mockus, Grace Mockus, Veronica Rokicki, Sofia Radovic, Hannah Stein, and Timothy Zhang.
Monday, November 19, 2018
Our popular Thanksgiving Potluck is Tuesday, Nov 20 at NOON right here at the MYAC Center in Highwood. All are welcome to attend. So if you're available, we'd love to have you there with our faculty & staff to enjoy the delicious feast!
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
A Weekend Full of Chamber Music: Saturday Masterclass, Sunday Soirees, and I'Solisti ensemble in Northbrook
On Saturday Nov. 17, our chamber music students perform in a masterclass from 3:00 to 5:30 p.m. at our MYAC Center in Highwood taught by Caroline Chin, assistant professor of violin at Bowling Green State University's College of Musical Arts.
The following day on Nov. 18, Sunday Soirees take place at 12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. at Bennett Gordon Hall in Highland Park. Join our MYAC chamber music students as they fill the afternoon with the works of Schubert, Beethoven, Mozart and more.
Later on Sunday, our select I'Solisti ensemble will give a free public recital of Baroque and Classical era works at the Northbrook Public Library at 3 p.m. I'Solisti is a small, select chamber orchestra of soloists chosen to perform a series of concerts in public schools and special venues during each season. The ensemble is directed by Charles Pikler, the former principal violist of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
Thursday, November 8, 2018