The 21st Asia and Pacific Band Directors’ Association in Tainan postponed until 2021 due to Novel Coronavirus

The 21st Asia and Pacific Band Directors’ Association in Tainan (The 2020 APBDA in Tainan, Taiwan) will be postponed until 2021 due to the novel coronavirus outbreak.

According to the latest information released by Taiwan Centers of Disease Control (Taiwan CDC), over 260,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus have been reported worldwide. The disease still quickly spreads across the world.

2020 APBDA Tainan is an important and large event in Asia-pacific. During the event hundreds of thousands of people would come from all over the world. Preventing from the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, and concerning about the inconvenient traffic due to the quarantine measures regulations, the event is decided to be postponed to July 2021 after Asia and Pacific Band Association, Taiwan Band Association and Tainan City Government reached an agreement.

APBDA TAINAN

2020

 

THE 21ST CONFERENCE OF THE ASIA AND PACIFIC BAND DIRECTORS’ ASSOCIATION(APBDA2020)

7/15➤ Welcome Concert

7/16 ➤ Opening Concert

7/16~19 ➤ APBDA TAINAN 2020

7/19 ➤ Festival-Marching Band Transformation Performance、The Night Music Party

7/20~22 Tainan International Wind Band Art Competition

 

Overview

 

Purpose of APBDA and Its Conference 2020

The Asia and Pacific Band Directors’ Association (APBDA) is dedicated to enhancing the quality of wind instrument music and promoting exchanges between band directors and wind music lovers through research presentations and lectures on wind music, concerts and other related activities. The APBDA Conference is hosted by those member countries and regions every two years. The 21st Conference 2020 is to be held in Tainan City with the aim to promote and develop wind instrument music in general while disseminating “Tainan, City of Music” to people in and outside of Taiwan.

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APBDA Tainan Liaison Office

No.332, Sec. 3, Jhonghua E. Rd., East District, Tainan City 701, Taiwan (R.O.C.)

apbda20192020@gmail.com

Tel:+886-(6)269-2864 ext. 606、ext. 608

 

PLACE

Indoor

Tainan Cultural Center 

Xinying Cultural Center 

Taikang Cultural Center 

Outdoor

Holiday Plaza of Tainan Cultural Center 

Tainan Fun Centre Plaza of SKM Department Store 

Outdoor Theatre of Dionysus (Chimei Museum) 

Xinhua Tavocan Plaza 

Theme activities

The opening step-by-street event and fixed-line formation performances, marathon concerts, large-scale concerts at home, indoor and outdoor exchange concerts at home and abroad, military band nights, master lectures 

Asia Pacific Band Association Council