‘Becoming the best youth band in the world’
‘The best youth band in the world’ is what the English brass band Youth Brass 2000 aspired to be 27 years ago. They seem to have succeeded! Youth Brass 2000 is ruling English champion and ruling European champion in the category youth bands. De members of the successful brass band are max 19-years-old and are sat in Northamptonshire in the English East Midlands. The young players want to inspire the audience with their enthusiasm, to play music at the highest level. The members of Youth Brass 2000 have a close bond. Many of them create friends for life during their time in the band. Youth Brass will perform during the 48th edition of the Youth Orchestra Festival with Omar Tomasoni, the Italian solo trumpetist at the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. There is a chance to meet the artists during a meet & greet.
Saturday 30 June 2018
Wilhelminaplein Main stage
Youth Brass 2000 and Omar Tomasoni 16:00 – 17:00
Harmonie – Foyer
Lunch concert Youth Brass 2000 and Meet & Greet with Omar Tomasoni 12:45 – 13:30
This article is part of the CityProms Festival Newspaper