Festival des harmonies et orchestres symphoniques du Québec

On Thursday evening, the Festival activities begin at Salle Maurice-O'Bready, with an opening concert. On Friday morning, the competitions are launched, harmonies, stage-bands, symphony orchestras, string ensemble, vocal ensembles and drumlines perform in six rooms located on the main campus of the University of Sherbrooke and the audience will hear more than 300 musical performances performed by approximately 270 registered groups and continuously until Sunday afternoon. Alongside the competitions, international artist performances, demonstrations instrumentalists, a trade show, an amateur talent contest, a closing gala and several other activities are planned.