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European Championship tickets to go on sale

Friday 19 January, 2018

The European Brass Band Association has announced that the ticket sales for the 2018 European Brass Band Championships in Utrecht, Netherlands from 28 April to 6 May, start on 1 February

Tickets can be ordered via www.ebbc2018.nl where there is a link to order the tickets.

Combi tickets* are available for:

Friday 4 May: EBBC Championship Section - Set Test Piece

Saturday 5 May: EBBC Challenge Section and EBBC Championship Section Own Choice Piece

Saturday 5 May: Gala Concert

Sunday 6 May: European Youth Brass Band Championships - Development and Premier Sections

Single tickets are also available for:

Thursday 3 May: Final of the European Soloist Competition for Brass and Percussion instruments.

A spokesperson for the European Brass Band Association commented: “The European Brass Band Championships have been practically sold out every year since 2008. The 2016 event in Lille sold out in one day, so we would urge all to book your tickets as soon as they become available on 1 February.”

The 41st European Brass Band Championships will take place in the main hall of the beautiful Tivoli Vredenburg - Utrecht. The final of the European Soloist Competition will take place in Hertz hall (located in Tivoli Vredenburg)

N.B. * single tickets may become available closer to the event