MOVERS & SHAKERS
Wind Bands Association of Singapore ( formerly WASBE Singapore chapter) is a non-profit organization started in 2001 to promote wind band activities and raise the standard of band education and performance through various initiatives such as concerts, workshops and band festivals. WBAS has organised international programme such as the 2005 WASBE Conference, concerts and workshops by the Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra, World Music Contest (The Netherlands) Conducting Course, Singapore International Band Festival and local events such as Junior College- Polytechnic Band Festival, Beginners Band Workshop, Band Student Leaders Workshop, WBAS Youth Band Festival, among many others.
7TH SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL
BAND FESTIVAL 2020 (CANCELLED)
This biennial competition brings with it golden opportunities to push your band to strive for ever-greater heights, as well as interact with the international band community. Build strong bonds across cultures through music-making, and grow together as a band. At a festival where the learning never stops, you can look forward to a line-up of specially curated workshops conducted by our internationally renowned adjudicators and clinicians.
Bands may choose to take part in Competition or non-competitive performances, in addition to attending Workshops, Chamber Concert and Gala Concert by US Navy Band.