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The Michigan Youth Ensembles (MYE) program brings together exceptional high school students for weekly rehearsals at the U-M School of Music, Theatre & Dance. MYE Students, who are selected by audition, have the opportunity to engage in a stimulating environment, while learning from U-M conductors, applied faculty, and graduate students.

NEW FOR 2022-23! We are excited to highlight the new offerings coming to Michigan Youth Ensembles next fall.

Michigan Youth Percussion Ensemble (MYPE): Michigan Youth Ensembles is ecstatic to announce the return of the Michigan Youth Percussion Ensemble (formerly known as iMpact)! Interested students will be able to apply / audition for MYPE either on its own or in addition to our symphonic band and symphony orchestra. Be sure to check the MYPE page for more information! 

BACK FOR 22-23! Michigan Youth Euphonium & Tuba Ensemble (MYETE): Returning after a 2021-22 season hiatus, the Michigan Youth Euphonium & Tuba Ensemble welcomes high-school aged euphonium and tuba players to participate in a unique chamber experience specializing in repertoire catered to their instruments. Students will enjoy the same benefits as our other chamber music offerings, and get the opportunity to work with faculty and students from SMTD’s euphonium and tuba studio. 

Click here for the current MYE COVID-19 vaccination policy

Application Open: February 2022

Application Closes: May 1, 2022 at 11:59 PM

Admissions Decisions Sent: *June 1, 2022

*Date for admission notification is tentative and may vary

To access the required excerpts for MYSO/MYSB applicants, please email

Large Ensembles
Michigan Youth Chamber Singers
Michigan Youth Jazz Orchestra
Michigan Youth Symphonic Band
Michigan Youth Symphonic Orchestra

Chamber Ensembles
Michigan Youth Euphonium & Tuba Ensemble (no audition required)
Michigan Youth Percussion Ensemble 
Michigan Youth Trombone Ensemble (no audition required)

Enrichment Course (No Audition Required)
Musicianship Course

Please contact us at or (734) 936-2660.
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