Welcome to Media Relations of the World Youth Music Festival Zurich.

We will gladly provide media representatives with information on World Youth Music Festival Zurich 2024. Below you will find the basic information, photos, logos, flyers etc. For further information, please contact our media officer.

Journalists don’t need to accredit for the WJMF. When you want to be supplied with a special festival ticket, a pin and a detailed program, you can contact Deborah Annema

Press Releases

14. July 2024

Press release

The World Youth Music Festival brought the city of Zurich to life this weekend. 65 youth music formations from 11 different countries took part in the competitions and provided colourful and loud sounds in the city. A total of around 3,000 young people took part. The opening ceremony on Friday 12 July 2024 attracted around 5,000 people to the Hallenstadion. The gala concerts, the parade and the festival site on Münsterhof were also popular attractions for the public.

22. June 2024

65 youth bands from 11 countries in Zurich

From 11 – 14 July 2024, young musicians from all over the world will once again be coming to Zurich. 65 youth music bands from 11 different countries have registered to take part in the World Youth Music Festival 2024. In addition to the competition performances, the festival offers a rich supporting programme with a brilliant opening ceremony in the Hallenstadion, a parade through the Bahnhofstrasse and two gala concerts..

2. June 2023

Bis Ende Oktober anmelden

Bis Ende Oktober 2023 können sich Jugendorchester aus der ganzen Welt für das Welt Jugendmusik Festival in der Schweiz anmelden. Der Grossanlass findet vom 11. bis 14. Juli 2023 in Zürich statt. Angestrebt wird die Teilnahme von 80 Formationen mit insgesamt rund 4’000 Jugendlichen, die Zürich zum Klingen bringen werden.

17. May 2020

WJMF 2021 soll fulminant werden

9. July 2017

The WJMF was a great success

The World Youth Music Festival 2017 is history. We can look back on a successful weekend with many highlights.

26. June 2017

Das WJMF steht in den Startlöchern

9. June 2017

3700 Jugendliche musizieren in Zürich

25. April 2016

Wanted: Youth orchestra for international Festi-val in Switzerland

From 6 to 10 July 2017, the 6th World Youth Music Festival Zurich takes place. We are looking for youth orchestras from all over the world who want to be part in this great event.


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