The NSYWE is Nova Scotia’s honours wind ensemble for talented young musicians from junior high to university age students.

The NSYWE’s mandate is, …”to provide a high-quality educational experience for talented young musicians in a manner and of a quality otherwise not available to them.”

Now Accepting Auditions for 2024-2025

The NSYWE is choosing musicians for the 2024-2025 and we want you to audition. It’s easy to audition; check out the Auditions page for more info.

Your teacher or your school must be a member of the Nova Scotia Band Association to be considered for a place in NSYWE this season.

Deadline has been extended to submit your application and audition by
May 15, 2024

If you need more time please email Hope Gendron at: nsywe@eastlink.ca

  If they are not a member? To join NSBA please go to https://novascotiabandassociation.com/membership-registration-payment/

Sunday, February 11, 2024
Acadia Festival Theatre, Wolfville, NS
With our guests the Royal Canadian Navy Stadacona Band


You can support the ongoing work of the Nova Scotia Youth Wind Ensemble, even if you cannot attend the concert, through a personal or corporate donation. E-transfers are welcome at nsywe@eastlink.ca; please e-mail us to arrange a corporate donation.

All corporate donations will be will be acknowledged on our Sponsors and Benefactors page, either by name or anonymously. We thank you, in advance, for your generosity.

If you have any questions or just need to chat, please do not hesitate to email me, Hope Gendron, at: nsywe@eastlink.ca.

Find photos and videos of our rehearsals and concerts at
About us, Photos and Concert Videos.

Thank you!