Europees Muziekfestival voor de Jeugd is an annual festival for over 100 international youth choirs and instrumental ensembles, held in Neerpelt. EMJ encourages young people to make music and sing together and offers them ways to meet and appreciate each other’s music. Performances are judged by an international jury, and the public can enjoy a range of concerts. Famous conductors, composers and jury members praise the value of the EMJ and its unique mix of companionship and evaluation.
The Apollon International Arts Festival's mission is to foster a greater appreciation of classical music in the Mediterranean region with performances featuring world-class musicians in beautiful surroundings, while emphasising the development of a broad based, sustainable audience through education.
Based on the principle of lifelong learning and love for amateur creativity, FAKS – the Amateur Cultural Creation Festival is an international cultural, educational and entertaining event uniting choral singing, brass band, dancing and acting festivals. It is held every May in the coastal town of Rovinj in the Istria region, and concerts are held in a variety of venues in the area. Participants can join the round table and receive feedback from a renowned professional in the field of conducting.