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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.

 Class Registration

Register now for fall classes! Hurry before our classes fill up. For more information, please contact the conservatory.


The Conservatory Suzuki-Rolland String trio will be performing on Saturday, October 18, from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. for the "At the Heart of Your Lives" Youth Literature Festival Community Day. For more information check out youthlitfest.education.illinois.edu/

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