Emirates NBD Classics – Sol Gabetta Live

Emirates NBD Classics – Sol Gabetta Live

Posted on 22/05/2015 20:00 in Chamber, Orchestra | Comments Off on Emirates NBD Classics – Sol Gabetta Live

One of the most successful and enigmatic stars in the classical heavens, Argentinian cellist Sol Gabetta will perform in Dubai for the first time as part of Emirates NBD Classics – Season 4. Born in Cordoba, Argentina, in 1981 to French and Russian parents, Gabetta was only ten when she won her first competition. Since, she has received international awards and accolades, including three ECHO Klassik Awards. Gabetta is Director of her own festival and is regularly...

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International Rythym Festival

International Rythym Festival

Posted on 21/05/2015 19:30 in Classical Folk | Comments Off on International Rythym Festival

This festival, which is an international celebration of music, will continue for three days on the Royal Opera House Muscat stage. It will present different rhythms from all over the world. For three nights, we will celebrate rhythm, percussion, and beat (However, these nights are not like any other). They feature groups and ensembles from different parts of the world representing their countries and music. Join us in this world tour, where traditional and modern...

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Dubai Chamber Orchestra – Summer Concert

Dubai Chamber Orchestra – Summer Concert

Posted on 21/05/2015 19:00 in Chamber | Comments Off on Dubai Chamber Orchestra – Summer Concert

Soloists of Dubai Chamber Orchestra will bring an interesting programme consisting of Cimarosa, Nielsen, Pelecis and Schubert pieces. The concert is free but please use the booking button to reserve your seat. ‘greatest free diver in history’Last night we bumped into David Holbrooke, mastermind behind Mountainfilm, the world class film festival that explores adventure, exploration, the environment, and world issues each Memorial Day Weekend in Telluride, ....

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BACH and HANDEL :-)

Posted on 19/05/2015 21:18 in Blog | Comments Off on BACH and HANDEL :-)

Most of us have read about, or been told of, the lives of these two great musicians, I expect. As a child, I envisioned two severe-looking men, thanks to all those portraits in wigs! 🙂 (Remember that “wonderful” portrait of a scowling Beethoven?) In my young mind, I was convinced that surely, such remarkable music could only be written by “serious, old men.” (and by ‘old’ I mean mature 🙂 ).  However, have we ever delved deeper into...

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International Rythym Festival

International Rythym Festival

Posted on 19/05/2015 19:30 in Classical Folk | Comments Off on International Rythym Festival

This festival, which is an international celebration of music, will continue for three days on the Royal Opera House Muscat stage. It will present different rhythms from all over the world. For three nights, we will celebrate rhythm, percussion, and beat (However, these nights are not like any other). They feature groups and ensembles from different parts of the world representing their countries and music. Join us in this world tour, where traditional and modern...

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