EBBF 2023 - Malmö

EBBF 2023 - Malmö

EBBC 2023 - Malmö logo

Seven days of events in Malmö

In Sweden you will experience brass music together with the national artists and the local cultural life. During the week you get the chance to listen to world premiers, the amazing entertainer Gunhild Carling and the trumpet soloist Håkan Hardenberger and Malmö Symphony Orchestra. 

EBBC 2023 agenda

  • Saturday 29 April // European Youth Brass Band (EYBB) – first gathering
  • Monday 1 May // First performance of music for choir and brass band by Ola Salo with S:t Petri Singers in S:t Petri Church.
  • Tuesday 2 May // Concert att Palladium. TBA.
  • Wednesday 3 May // Finale European Soloist Competition, Palladium, including Concert with EYBB and Award Ceremony.
  • Thursday 4 May // Tribute to Brass with Håkan Hardenberger and Malmö Symphony Orchestra, Malmö Live.
  • Friday 5 May // Opening ceremony, Malmö Town Hall, by invitation only.
  • Friday 5 May // European Brass Band Championships, Malmö Live,
    Championship section Test Piece.
  • Saturday 6 May // European Brass Band Championships, Malmö Live,
    Challenge section ownchoice programme incl. set test piece.
  • Saturday 6 May // European Brass Band Championships, Malmö Live,
    Championship section own choice piece.
  • Saturday 6 May // Grand Gala Concert, Malmö Live and Award Ceremony.
  • Saturday 6 May // Brass Night party.
  • Sunday 7 May // European Youth Brass Band Contest, Malmö Live, Development Section followed by Premier Section.
  • Sunday 7 May // Farewell Concert EBBC 2023 with EYBB and Award Ceremony, Malmö Live.

At the first public gathering, the concert in Petri church, two new works commissioned by Brassmusik Skåne will be premiered. The renowned composer of art music, Britta Byström,will have her work “The Bell Tolls”; premiered, and Ola Salo, front man in the rock group TheArk, will also have a, not yet named, work for choir and brass band premiered.