Music and Arts for the Pacific Northwest

The Peterson Conservatory has been instrumental in preserving excellence in the arts in northwest Washington for decades. Instruction in all orchestral, band, and jazz instruments takes place at the Conservatory building in Mt. Vernon and in schools in the area. The Starry Night Chamber Orchestra, made up of Conservatory faculty and other outstanding local and guest performers, brings joy and beauty to the entire state.

Arts Adventure Northwest

a collaboration of the
Sounds of Summer Music Festival
and Cascadia Film Workshop:
July 17-23, 2016.

It's not too late to sign up! Registration and Fees

Prague Summer Orchestra Tour,
June 25-July 2, 2016

Our students will be performing at the Dvorak Festival in Prague on June 29, 2016


PCMA is a place where all ages may study artistic disciplines to enrich lives, gain expertise, and create careers.

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