Every year, the best composers from all over the world gather in Ghent to enjoy the award ceremony and concert.
What started almost two decades ago as a low-key award show has grown into the ‘Oscars of international film scores’. In recent years the following world renowned composers were guests at the World Soundtrack Awards (WSA): Alexandre Desplat, Riz Ortolani, Hans Zimmer, Giorgio Moroder, Ryuichi Sakamoto, James Newton Howard and Alan Silvestri, among others.
Don’t miss the 19th World Soundtrack Awards and enjoy one of the following musical all-in formulas with your guests at the Capitole in Ghent:
World Soundtrack Awards Gala & Concert - Friday 18 October 2019 – Capitole
During the course of the evening the World Soundtrack Awards are presented in attendance of international film score composers. The awards presentation is alternated with live film music in concert, combined with film excerpts on the big screen, and performed by the Brussels Philharmonic conducted by Dirk Brossé. Afterwards the guests are accompanied to a reception, in attendance of many prominent guests.
Friday 18 October - welcome 7:00 p.m., start closing reception 11:00 p.m.
- 7:00 p.m. – warm welcome of your guests with a drink and luxury sandwiches
- 7:45 p.m. – your guests are accompanied by our hostesses to their exclusively reserved seating
- The gala starts at 8:00 p.m.
- 9:30 p.m. – your guests receive a drink in the interval between the ceremony and the concert
- 11:00 p.m. – after the concert your guests are accompanied to the reception, in the presence of prominent guests
- included: reserved first-rate seating, catering before and after the concert, a drink during the interval, parking, cloak room and accompaniment by our hostesses
Concert Hollywood Nightmares - Thursday 17 October - Capitole
On Thursday 17 October you and your guests can enjoy a film music concert with a selection from the best horror film scores, from Psycho to The Twilight Saga: New Moon, performed by the Brussels Philharmonic, conducted by Dirk Brossé, and accompanied by film excerpts on the big screen. This lovely evening out, including full service and personal care upon arrival, will begin at 6:30 p.m. The concert will end around 9:00 p.m., after which you and your guests can enjoy a reception.
Thursday 17 October - welcome 6:30 p.m., start closing reception 9:30 p.m.
- 6:30 p.m. – warm welcome of your guests with a drink and luxury sandwiches
- 7:15 p.m. – your guests are accompanied by our hostesses to their exclusively reserved seating
- The concert starts at 7:30 p.m.
- 9:30 p.m. – your guests are accompanied to an elaborate reception, in the presence of prominent guests
- included: reserved first-rate seating, catering before and after the concert, parking, cloak room and accompaniment by our hostesses