The Asian Marching Band Confederation (AMBC) is a non-profit organization that brings together individuals, event organizers, communities, and marching band organizations from 21 countries in Asia. These countries include Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, China, Japan, Taiwan, Maldives, South Korea, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, India, Iran, Brunei, and others.
The AMBC serves as a platform to promote and develop the marching band culture and art form in Asia. It aims to foster collaboration, exchange of ideas, and mutual support among marching band enthusiasts and professionals in the region. By uniting these diverse countries, the AMBC seeks to harness the collective talent and creativity to elevate the standard and recognition of Asian marching bands.
One of AMBC’s central objectives is to create opportunities for cultural exchange and friendship among participating countries. Through its activities and events, the AMBC encourages interaction and understanding between different nationalities, fostering a sense of camaraderie and unity among Asian marching band communities.
The motto of the Asian Marching Band Confederation is “The Marching Art Power of Asia.” This motto reflects the organization’s vision of positioning Asia as a powerful and influential force in the world of marching band performances. It highlights the talent, passion, and artistic expression found within Asian marching bands and their ability to captivate audiences with their performances.
By organizing competitions, workshops, festivals, and other collaborative initiatives, the AMBC aims to provide a platform for marching band organizations and individuals to showcase their skills, share knowledge, and inspire each other. The organization works towards establishing a robust network of support and resources for the growth and development of the marching band community in Asia.
Through its motto and various activities, the Asian Marching Band Confederation strives to cultivate a vibrant and thriving marching band culture in Asia while celebrating the unique identities and contributions of each participating country.