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European Orchestra Festival in Bergen, Norway
May 10th to 13th 2018

On behalf of the European Orchestra Federation (EOFed) the Norwegian orchestra associations UNOF and NASOL will arrange the 11th European Orchestra Festival will be held in Bergen, Norway during May 10th to 13th of 2018. EOFed member orchestras are invited to participate in the festival, and we expect 1.000 musicians from all over Europe to participate. There will also be some international guests. The festival includes:

• String orchestras and symphony orchestras
• Passionate amateurs of all ages
• Concerts, workshops and more

Start time: May 10 (ascension day), 12:00. Recommended arrival on May 9th in the evening, but arrival on the morning of May 10th is also possible.

End time: May 13, 14:00.

Main venue: Grieghallen, downtown Bergen


The European Orchestra Festival has for 30 years been arranged throughout Europe. Here is a report from the previous festival – recommended reading!


Hosts: Norwegian Youth Orchestra Association (UNOF) and Norwegian Symphony Orchestra Association (NASOL)


EOFed – European Orchestra Federation:

Norwegian website / norsk hjemmeside med egen info for norske deltakere: