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. In June 2014, MYWE traveled to Ireland. June 2016 saw a successful concert tour to Prague. In 2018, MYWE traveled to Italy during the February break and presented concerts in Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Orvieto, and Rome. 

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. 

Additional audition times may be available in the fall for any remaining openings.  Please contact the Prep Office at (617)585-1160 for additional information.


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 Laura Mixter, Large Ensemble Coordinator, or call the NEC Prep hotline at (617) 585-116.

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