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Junior MYWE

Jared Cassedy, Director

This wind ensemble program at NEC Prep is open to junior high school-age (grades 6-10) woodwind, brass, percussion, harp, double bass, and piano players. Auditions are generally at the level of Jr. District auditions.

Rehearsals: Fridays, 4:15 - 7:00 PM in Burnes Hall


2017-18 Repertoire highlights include:

Saucedo: American Barndance

Reed: Russian Christmas Music

Giroux: Khan

2016-17 Repertoire highlights included:

Holst: First Suite in EB

Reed: Hounds of Spring

Ticheli: An American Elegy

Carter: Symphonic Overture 

2017-2018 Concert Schedule

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
7:30 PM in Jordan Hall

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
7:30 PM in Jordan Hall

Placement and Seating Audition Information

Auditions for Jr. MYWE are held in the spring for the following year.

Additional audition times may be available in the fall for any remaining openings. Please contact the Prep office if you are interested in auditioning. 

Seating Audition requirements:

After gaining admission to the ensemble, all Jr. MYWE students will take a seating audition during the seating audition weekend, September 7 - 9, 2018

Requirements for the seating audition will be posted during the summer of 2017. 

Current Students


Contact Christine Witmer, Assistant Director at (617) 585-1356.

During the academic year, MYWE members can also contact the Jr. MYWE student manager or call (617) 585-1160.