Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois

Music Lessons and Repairs

A Picture of the Legacy Show Band Performing for the June, 2021 Celebration of Music



Follow us on Facebook for shows and up to date information


What is Legacy Performing Arts?

Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois brings musicians of all ages and abilities together to perform in a unique and dynamic musical setting. Our 2021 season welcomed over 60 musicians throughout the Spring/Summer months and featured musicians from all over Central Illinois including musicians from out of state.

Legacy’s instrumentation includes a variety of wood wind, brass, string, percussion, rhythm instruments including guitar, piano, bass, and a drumline consisting of snares, tenors, and tonal bass drums. Repertoire includes a variety of “Greatest Hits” from famous bands and “Popular Movie Soundtracks.”

Our 2022 Repertoire will include “Greatest Hits” from Michael Jackson (2021), Queen (2021), Frozen (2021) and new this season will feature an Elvis Show, Disney Hits, Evolution of Music and more.

Please fill out this registration form to participate with Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois!


Rehearsals for the 2022 Spring/Summer season start in March 2022!

Rehearsals will be on Sunday afternoons throughout the Spring. We rehearse from 3:00 – 4:30 with a 2:30 set up time. Musicians need to sign up with Legacy in order to participate. Rehearsals are currently located at Broadway Christian Church, 1205 S 9th Street Mattoon, IL

  • March 20th
  • March 27th
  • April 3rd
  • April 10th
  • May 1st
  • May 15th
  • June 5th
  • June 19th
  • July 10th
  • July 24th
  • July 31st


Legacy’s 2022 Summer Performance Season Starts in May. Concerts are usually 45-60 mins in duration or longer if featuring special groups or guests.

Legacy Musicians will rehearse from 2:00 – 3:15 before each concert

May – Sunday 22nd @ 4:00 pm

June – Sunday 26th @ 4:00 pm

July – Sunday 17th @ 4:00 pm

August – Sunday 7th @ 4:00 pm

Extra Performances (small group)

August – Coles County Relay for Life (TBA)

Donations are appreciated to help off set rentals and operational costs.


Questions on members, donations or how to help Legacy Regiment Performing Arts Ensemble?

Contact Chris Keniley, Program Director