Senior MYWE

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Michael Mucci, Director

The Massachusetts Youth Wind Ensemble (MYWE) is open to advanced high school-age (grades 10-12) woodwind, brass, percussion, harp, double bass and piano players. Auditions are generally at the level of All-State auditions. This is the senior level wind ensemble at NEC Prep and is a touring ensemble. In June 2014, Sr. MYWE toured to Ireland and then traveled to the Czech Republic in June of 2016. 

Rehearsals: Friday, 4:15 PM - 6:15 PM (before Thanksgiving), 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM (after Thanksgiving)

MYWE Tours

Sr. MYWE goes on tour every other year. The most recent tour to Southern France occurred in February of 2020 and included performances in Lyon, Arles, and Nice.  Other recent tour locations include Ireland, Prague, and Italy. 

Repertoire

2021-22 Highlights Included:

Navarro: Downey Overture

Mackey: Sheltering Sky

Whitacre: October

Tull: Sketches on a Tudor Psalm

Audition Information

Auditions for Sr. MYWE are held in the spring for the following year. For information regarding this year's auditions, please visit the Spring Auditions page. 

2023-2024 Calendar

Complete Schedule

Concert Dates:

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

Monday, May 13, 2024

Attendance

  • Attendance is required at all regularly scheduled classes, rehearsals, dress rehearsals, and performances. Students are expected to be ready to begin on-time. Attendance will be taken at the beginning of each session.
  • If you plan on being absent for a rehearsal, please fill out this Attendance Notice Form
  • Read our full attendance policy here: https://necmusic.edu/prep/absence-requests