Registration form WMC 2017

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The registration fee amounts to € 250,00 per competition part. We accept only payment in Euro’s. Registration fees will not be refunded, except to those bands which will not be admitted to the contest. Please note: We only receive your registration when the payment at the end of this form is completed!

Please be sure you have the following digital documents available before continuing this registration*:

  • Membership list
  • A recent photograph of your band
  • A CV of your band
  • A recent live recording of your band (DVD/CD) or a digital music or video file (in case your band did not participate in WMC 2009 or 2013)

After receiving all required attachments, WMC Kerkrade will determine whether or not your band will be selected for participation in the contests of the 18th WMC 2017. Registered bands will be notified of this decision as soon as possible, but ultimately before 15 October 2016. Once your band is selected for one or more of the contests of the World Music Contest 2017, you will be notified about the time and date of your participation(s) before 15 December 2016.

* If not yet available, please make sure to send these items as soon as possible.

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Brass Band

Percussion Ensembles


Marching Parade

Show Band


Would you prefer to participate on the same day or on consecutive days, if your band has registered for and, has been admitted to more than one of the above mentioned competitions?*

Does your band need an invitation letter from WMC Kerkrade for visa or fund raising?*

Excluded weekend of participation (not for Brass Bands)*

Will your band make use of the accommodation possibilities offered by WMC Kerkrade, if admitted to one or more of the contests?*

I grant permission to WMC Kerkrade to supply my band data to a travelling agency, to plan a band trip before or after participating at WMC 2017.*

In which way does your band travel to Kerkrade, by:*

Does your band need transfer by WMC Kerkrade*