New Year’s Concert 2019

31-12-2018 t/m 01-01-2019

“A cheerful music festival that offers beauty and consolation.”
– Het Parool

The Netherlands Wind Ensemble’s New Year’s concerts have now become as inseparable from New Year’s Day as ski jumping and the Viennese Waltz. It’s a surprising musical party with unexpected guests from all over the world, extraordinary stories and new compositions from young composers.


There are two ways to obtain tickets for the New Year’s Concert:

  • Become a friend of the NWE, or join NWE’s Lotgenoten. NWE’s Lotgenoten each extend the ensemble a helping hand in the form of a tax-deductible donation of € 1,250* per year. The NWE offers its Lotgenoten the opportunity to reserve tickets for the New Year’s Concert before the normal ticket sales open.
  • Tickets will go on sale at Het Concertgebouw starting on 1 November 2018.
when to see it
  • Mon 31 Dec 2018 15.00 Amsterdam Het Concertgebouw
    The Dress Rehearsal
  • Tue 01 Jan 2019 14.00 Amsterdam Het Concertgebouw
  • Tue 01 Jan 2019 17.00 Amsterdam Het Concertgebouw

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