The very first International Youth Band Festival (YBF) will be unveiled on August 15 2018 in Perth.
It is dedicated to young artists all over the world and will be the first of its kind to be held in Scotland. This 5-day grand gathering features two sections of competitions for chamber orchestras and marching bands, respectively, as well as various kinds of workshops, master classes and friendship concerts. Over 500 young artists aged from 9 to 22 from bands from both China and Scotland will be involved.
Perth Concert hall will host the Opening Ceremony on Wednesday 15 August and the Closing Ceremony on Saturday 18 August
Approx running time: 1 hour 20 mins
Free but ticketed (advance booking recommended)