Senior MYWE


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. Sr. MYWE will travel again during the 2019-2020 season. 

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

MYWE Tours

MYWE goes on tour every other year and will tour this coming 2019-2020 season. Recent tour locations include Ireland, Prague, and Italy. Sr. MYWE's most recent tour to Southern France occurred in February of 2020 and included performances in Lyon, Arles, and Nice. 

2019-2020 Concert Schedule

Monday, December 16, 2019
7:30 PM in Jordan Hall 

Wednesday, May 20, 2020
7:30 PM in Jordan Hall


2018 - 2019 Repertoire included:

Steve Danyew: Magnolia Star

Michael Daugherty: Niagara Falls

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. 


Sr. MYWE Rehearsal Calendar 2019-20


Attendance is required at all rehearsals, dress rehearsals, and performances. Read the full attendance policy.

Still have questions?

Contact Claudia Encinas, Large Ensemble Manager, or call the NEC Prep hotline at (617) 585-116.

During the academic year, MYWE members can also contact the MYWE student manager.