About Our Artists

OUR 135 PERFORMING AND TEACHING ARTISTS represent a diverse spectrum of cultures, traditions and artistic approaches. This roster includes multiple award-winners and many artists affiliated with educational institutions such as Berklee College of Music, New England Conservatory, Lesley University and the Museum of Fine Arts School. Artists are chosen for their mastery in their forms, their rapport with young people and their ability to clearly articulate learning objectives.


A Young Audiences of Massachusetts Artist is:

  • Vetted: experienced in performing in educational environments and in adjusting, evolving and adapting programming with YAMA’s guidance
  • Mission Driven: dedicated to using a mastered art form to education, inspire and empower youth
  • Flexible: Willing and able to adapt programming to meet the learning goals and special needs of our partners

Do you know an artist who you think should join our roster? Let us know.

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