In addition to the five choirs who will be performing in this Friday’s Choral Evening, the concert will also feature performances by talented local musicians and Al Ain English Speaking School music teachers, Paola Conte, Yaremi Ledesma, Cornelia Crainic and Nita Chen.
A gifted musician and performer, Paola Conte (photo below) has taught flute and piano for several years in Al Ain. She is now Head of Music at AAESS in the Secondary School, where she directs the choir and instrumental ensembles.
Yaremi Ledesma ( photo below) is a renowned singer and pianist and has performed in several venues across the UAE, both as soloist and accompanist. She teaches voice and piano at AAESS, and is responsible for the gifted and talented program in the Primary school.
Cornelia Crainic is a professional opera singer who has years of experience as a lyrical soloist across Europe. She has been working for several years in AAESS, where she specializes in teaching voice. She will be performing a traditional Romanian song in the concert.
Ms Nita Chen, who will be performing Ravel’s Sonatine for piano, gives piano and recorder lessons at AAESS. She specializes in KS1 and leads the “Little Mozart” program for young pianists.
There’s so much to look forward to at Al Qattara Arts Centre this Friday, 15th November! In fact, this venue is going to be very lively indeed!
The advice being given is:- arrive early to avoid missing out!