The Young Artists Keyboard Academy (YAKA) at Missouri State University offers a well-rounded curriculum that includes masterclasses, individual lessons, musicianship training, improvisation, special topics, and a final concert. Students are taught by Missouri State University’s internationally-acclaimed keyboard faculty.
Pre-college students ages 12-18 with at least three years of lessons.
Before completing the online application, prepare a brief (no longer than five minutes) audition video and publish as unlisted on your YouTube or Vimeo channel. Simply include that audition video link in the application form when prompted.