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The Conservatory of Central Illinois
116 North Chestnut Street, Suite 310
Champaign, Illinois 61820


The Conservatory of Central Illinois is the only not-for-profit community music school serving downstate Illinois. Located in downtown Champaign, The Conservatory opened its doors for instruction in August 1986. In the time since its founding, The Conservatory has taken its place as a leading cultural institution contributing to the quality of life in Champaign-Urbana.

 Dine Out!

Enjoy helping the Conservatory by enjoying a lovely meal at Minneci's at the Crossing at the corner of Duncan Road and Windsor Road in Champaign. Dine from 11:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on March 20, 2014 and a full 10% of the price of your meal will be donated to the Conservatory. Enjoy the keyboard artistry of Donny Heitler if dining from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Full Member of the National Guild for Community Arts Education

Founding Member of the Champaign County Cultural Consortium

The Conservatory of Central Illinois is funded in part
by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council

The Community Music School