WOWFest2020: Applications to be in by 5 October 2019

WOWFest2020 – a festival for international youth and student choirs, orchestras and bands in England’s smallest city.

The next festival will take place from 17-20th July 2020 and is open to all youth and student orchestras, choirs and bands from around the world. According to the nature, size and requirements of your ensemble we will fully tailor your participation to include the best venues, tutors, concert opportunities and social activities for you.

WOWFest was created in 2018 by The International Music Exchange, Wells to allow young musicians from all over the world the chance to travel, make friends, learn from expert tutors, perform to new and enthusiastic audiences in beautiful venues and to discover the wonder of Wells.

The 2020 Festival will celebrate the 250th anniversary of L. van Beethoven’s birth by inviting all participating ensembles to perform a piece of his music.

Choirs, bands, orchestras and ensembles from all corners of the world are welcomed to England’s smallest city for an intense weekend of workshops, presentations, concerts and fun social activities.

WOWFest2020 is open to youth musical ensembles of all natures. The Festival package includes 3 nights’ half-board accommodation, 2 concerts, participation in Opening & Closing ceremonies, one tailored workshop, a tour manager, and a fun-packed social and sight-seeing schedule.

Closing date for applications for WOWFEST2020: Saturday, 5 October 2019.

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