AAMF 2019 ‘Acoustic Night’ video selection

This small selection of video clips was produced by the La Dolce Vita venue team.

For more AAMF 2019 video clips, go to:-

https://www.facebook.com/alainmusicfest/

Joan McEldowney, with Mark Campbell on percussion…

Martyn Crocker

Midian Almeida

and Ollie Chapman

Joan McEldowney to play AAMF Acoustic Night on Thurs 31st Jan.

We are delighted that Joan McEldowney will be performing at an AAMF concert again!
Joan was born in South Derry, Northern Ireland, and now lives and works in Abu Dhabi city, after several years’ living and working in Al Ain.joan mceldowney aamf guitar evening
She has played live on the BBC alongside of Neil Hannon of Divine Comedy; and played on Sky TV, too. And, she has supported groups and soloists including Josh Ritter, the Hothouse Flowers, Radiohead and James Blunt.
Taking over the role of Director for the Al Ain Music Festival 2016, Joan was responsible for organising an eclectic mix of successful events.
On Thursday, 31st January she will be singing and playing acoustic guitar at the AAMF ‘Acoustic Night. This free concert is being hosted by La Dolce Vita venue. The live music starts at 6 pm..

Don’t miss it! 

Ollie Chapman plays the AAMF ‘Acoustic Night’ on Thurs. 31st Jan.

acoustic nightOllie Chapman is in the listing of talented performers for the AAMF ‘Acoustic Night on Thursday, 31st January. This Brighton College Al Ain student has performed at the LDV’s new monthly ‘Open Mic/Jam Sessions‘ and with the new BCAA Community Orchestra.ollie chapman

Born and raised in Yorkshire, England, 15-year-old Ollie Chapman now lives in Al Ain, where his musical talents keep him very busy. Ollie performs across the UAE and the UK in solo gigs as well as in collaborations. These include performing on the QE2, and with former X Factor UK contestant Stacey Camps, and her band ‘Urban Vibes’.

Ollie has been picked as one of the “7 UAE musicians to watch out for in 2019″ by “Gulf News“… https://gulfnews.com/entertainment/music/7-uae-musicians-to-watch-out-for-in-2019-1.61538735

He is now applying to audition for the ‘X Factor 2019‘ — here’s hoping all goes well!

Ollie posts about his music-making frequently on Instagram –   @officialolliechapman/ 

This La Dolce Vita video clip shows a medley from one of Ollie’s recent appearances there…

This free concert starts at 6 pm.. Don’t miss it!

Midian Almeida returns to the LDV on Thursday, 31st January

The Brazilian singer and guitarist Midian Almeida has been living in Al Ain since 2015. Bossa nova, samba and jazz Brazil are her main styles of music. Midian sings in both Portuguese and English.

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In the last 3 years, she has performed in some of the top venues in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. And, recently, Midian was the surprise guest on the last night of Arab Fashion Week, confirming the recognition and high standing she has been granted as a performer in the Emirates.


Midian will be performing on the upcoming AAMF ‘Acoustic Night on Thursday, 31st January. This free concert will start at 6 pm. a
t the La Dolce Vita venue. More details of the performers and the venue’s location map are available at:- https://www.facebook.com/events/380313455870623/ 

Don’t miss it!

Martyn Crocker set for AAMF ‘Acoustic Night’ on Thurs. 31st Jan

We are delighted to announce that Martyn Crocker will be making his first appearance at the Al Ain Music Festival on Thursday, 31st January at La Dolce Vita venue. This free concert starts at 6 pm. Don’t miss it!

Here he performs ‘Haven’t You Heard?‘ with his band for ‘Live for BBC Introducing’

More of Martyn Crocker’s music is available on Spotify