Concert Contests

Tickets are available from the 8th of March!

The preparations for the 18th edition of the famous World Music Contest (WMC) Kerkrade are in full swing. All over the world marching and show bands; wind fanfare and brass bands; percussion ensembles; conductors and tutors are preparing for their participation next year. More than 20.000 participants are expected tot take part in Kerkrade from 6 – 30 July.

More than 250 bands and orchestras have already registered for WMC Kerkrade 2017. With their colourful presentations they will show the world, how music is able to bind even the most exotic groupes of people together. “Alle Menschen werden Brüder!” was in 1951, and is in 2017 more than ever the WMC-motto, which this year translates into: “WMC – Breathing the World!”

Ticket sales
Tickets for the 18th edition of WMC will be sold via internet from the 8th of March 2017. More information about the ticketsales will follow shortly! Click here for the ticketprices during WMC 2017.

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