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.
Melody Racine, senior associate dean for academic, faculty, and student affairs at SMTD will step in as interim dean of the school, effective Aug. 16.
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.
Faculty Advisor: Fritz A. Kaenzig
Student Instructors: Brendan Ige and Jonathan Jones
Rehearsal Time: Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 PM
Rehearsal Location: Earl V. Moore Building, Room 2044
The Youth Euphonium and Tuba Ensemble (YETE) was started in 2011 and is composed of junior high and high school euphonium and tuba players from the greater Southeast Michigan area. YETE students work with current U-M graduate and undergraduate tuba and euphonium students to strengthen their overall musicianship, learn new repertoire, and participate in collaborative music making with a diverse group of students from across Michigan.
Rehearsals*: Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 PM in Earl V. Moore Building, Room 2044
Oct 5, 12, 19, 26
Nov 2, 9, 16
Jan 18, 25
Feb 1, 8, 15, 22
Mar 8, 15
Sunday, November 19, 7PM, McIntosh Theatre
Saturday, February 17, 7PM, Hankinson Rehearsal Hall
Sunday, March 18, 7PM, McIntosh Theatre
*Subject to change
All students going into 7-12th grade are eligible to apply. Students should bring their own instrument and mouthpiece to all rehearsals and performances to each rehearsal.
There is a non-refundable annual tuition of $200 per student. Payments may be made by check or money order payable to the University of Michigan. Need-based scholarships are availble; please visit the MYE Tuition, Fees, and Scholarship page for more information.
Interested students should complete the MYE online application and select YETE as their ensemble.
No audition is required to join YETE.
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