The University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance educates the artists, scholars, educators and entrepreneurs of the future. Students are prepared with expert skills, instilled with passionate enthusiasm, and emboldened to challenge and inspire the world through the power of the performing arts.
The new work by internationally renowned composer Tarik O'Regan explores themes of surveillance and privacy. Free concert takes place at Hill Auditorium on Feb. 15 at 8 pm.
SMTD has partnered with the Gershwin family to bring the music of George and Ira Gershwin to students, scholars, performers and audiences across campus and worldwide.
The Michigan Youth Ensembles (MYE) program brings together select high school students from local music programs for weekly rehearsals at the U-M School of Music, Theatre & Dance. Students chosen by audition have the opportunity to rehearse and perform in a stimulating environment, while learning from U-M conductors, applied faculty, and graduate students. Created as an enrichment opportunity for local music education programs, MYE allows students to work in a collegiate setting and minimizes barriers between high school and college music study.
Chamber Singers, Eugene Rogers, Conductor
iMpact! Percussion Ensemble, Jonathan Ovalle, Faculty Director
Jazz Improvisation Ensemble, Dominic Bierenga, Instructor
Youth Euphonium & Tuba Ensemble (YETE), Fritz A. Kaenzig, Faculty Director
Age: All students going into 9-12th grade are eligible to apply.
Multiple Ensembles: Instrumentalists may audition on more than one instrument and/or for more than one ensemble where rehearsals do not conflict. Female singers who apply and are offered acceptance to both Chamber Singers and Women's Chorale will be able to dual enroll. Please only complete one application per student, regardless of the number of instruments and ensembles being considered.
Please visit the MYE Tuition, Fees, and Scholarship page for more information.
Interested students must complete the MYE online application. The $45 non-refundable application fee can be paid online by credit card (Visa, Mastercard, or Discover) or mailed as check or money order payable to University of Michigan.
All students, regardless of previous participation, must both apply and audition every year. Please visit the auditions page for audition dates and requirements.
All students who audition in April will receive their admission notification by June 1st.
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