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2016 ECWO fringe

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Fringe ECWO 2016
20 - 22 May 2016

In 2016 the ECWO (European Championship for Wind Orchestras) will take place in Utrecht at TivoliVredenburg. During this event, ZIMIHC organizes a fringe program in the city of Utrecht from 20 May until 22 May 2016

20 May
Dress rehearsal of the Danish ECWO participant, Danish Concert Band, between 20.30 - 22.00 in "De Schakel" in Vleuten. Harmony Orchestra Vleuten has given the international contestant the opportunity to make use of their rehearsal space and their percussion instruments. Visitors are welcome to watch and the admission is free. The Norwegian ECWO participant, Christiania Blåseensemble also has a dress rehearsal between 18.00 - 21.00 hours in ZIMIHC theater Zuilen. Visitors are welcome to watch and the admission is free.

21 May

Wind musicians will be playing on the streets, in parks and on boats at the canals in the centre of Utrecht. All concerts are free and offer you a great opportunity to experience wind music from all different kind of orchestras throughout the city.

Overview of the program: 

Oudegracht (sailing on boats)
- Bluzzers   12.00 - 14.00 (at the stadhuisbrug between 13.00 - 13.15)
- Brassband Amersfoort   12.30 - 14.30 (at the stadhuisbrug between 13.30 - 13.45)
- Brassband Amersfoort   14.30 - 16.30 (at the stadhuisbrug between 15.30 - 15.45)
- EMM Leersum   15.00 - 17.00 (at the stadhuisbrug between 16.00 - 16.15)

Stadhuisbrug
- Zuilens Fanfare Corps   10.45 - 11.30
- Hova Zembla (HOV)   12.00 - 12.45
- Bazuin Utrecht   14.00 - 14.45
- Tutti Saxi   16.20 - 17.30 

Central Station Utrecht
- Bazuin Utrecht   12.00 - 13.00
- Turfstampers   13.30 - 14.15
- Saxuo   14.45 - 15.30

Park Lepelenburg
- Koninklijk Zeister Harmonie Muziekgezelschap   11.00 - 13.00
- Weathertown Bigband   14.30 - 16.30 

Rabo Open Stage (in TivoliVredenburg)
- Koninklijke Brassband Utrecht   12.15 - 13.00
- NK Solisten   13.45 - 14.45
- Cantiamo Koor   16.00 - 16.45 

22 May
Amsterdam Brass and Brass band Schoonhoven will give a concert at 16.00 in TivoliVredenburg. Both bands belong to the top brass bands in the Netherlands and are regular guests at the Dutch Brassband Championships (NBK). There will also be a solo performance by Yamaha percussionist Simone Rebello. Tickets via TivoliVredenburg

Harmony Orchestra Vleuten will present a Play-Inn for wind musicians and percussionists between the ages of 8 and 14 years old in "De Schakel" in Vleuten. Visitors are welcome to watch and the admission is free. 

More info & questions
If you have any questions about the fringe, please contact Martine Spanjers.
Follow the fringe program on Facebook or visit the website Utrecht Blaast (NL) or Utrecht Brass (ENG).

The official ECWO program will be organised by KNMO. Please check their website for
- tickets
- information about participating bands
- program

Contact

T +31 (0)30 276 1788 / +31 (0)6 1330 5252

M m.spanjers@zimihc.nl

Adres
Bouwstraat 55
3572 SP Utrecht

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