WMC Kerkrade is the place to be for the World of Wind Music!

Every four years WMC Kerkrade invites the best bands in the world of Wind Music to compete on the highest musical level. More than 20,000 musicians visit Kerkrade every edition, performing for 550,000 visitors and music lovers. So join our festival and show the world what you can do! Facebook: Like our page 'Wmc Kerkrade'

European Union Youth Wind Orchestra!

Workshops & Concert on Saturday 14 November 2015, Aula Major, Rolduc Abbey, Kerkrade! More information...

Results EC Bohemian/Moravian Wind Music 2015

We look back on a successful weekend with great performances during the competition and a relaxed atmosphere in the "Biergarten"! Click here for the results of the competition!


We look back on a very successful festival; click here and read it all in our festival report!

WIND MUSIC LIVES!!  English: click here , Spanish: haga clic aquí , Chinese: click here. 

WMC Kerkrade Experience

The rich history of WMC Kerkrade also supplies a lot of fun anecdotes. Not only about music, but also about marriage proposals in a full stadium, friendships with host families that have been lasting for years, musical 'feuds', etc. The WMC Experience!    


Meet the people behind WMC Kerkrade 2013. Read all about the preparations for the 17th edition. You can find more information about our Board Members, WMC-Office staff and our many volunteers here.