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Please note that not every group receives direct cash aid from the Association.

Groups visiting Hochsauerland:

April 2007 - A delegation from Broxburn Silver Band invited to Gleidorf to attend their biannual music express concert. (the whole band performed at the last one).

July 2007 - 20 young musicians from West Lothian to play joint concerts with Meschede Wind Band, then the combined group travelling to HSK's twinned area in Poland (Olesno) for a 3-day music festival.

August 2007 - Balbardie Indoor Bowling Club will attend the Neheim-Huesten Festival.

September 2007 - the committee of the Gleidorf Music Festival are seeking folk musicians and pipers from West Lothian.

Groups visiting West Lothian:

March 2007 - the head of the HSK music school is bringing a small delegation to discuss forthcoming music projects.

May 2007 - 40 young musicians aged 11-15 coming to link up with West Lothian string ensemble and have a joint music and social programme.

July 2007 - 20 German teenagers to participate in the International Youth Exchange, a 10-day joint residential programme involving 10 young people from West Lothian.

August 2007 - youth bands from HSK and their twinned area in Poland (Olesno) staying in West Lothian for a 10-day concert and social programme.

September 2007 - THE BIG ONE ! The Hochsauerland Orchestra, some 70 young musicians from the HSK music school and a similar number from West Lothian for joint concerts.