AAMF 2019 – Dates announced!

AAMF squiggleThe provisional dates for the AAMF 2019 have now been released!
So, please note in your diaries that these concerts and/or Music Workshops will be held on:- 17th,18th, 24th, 25th, 26th and 31st January 2019.
The music genres featuring in this festival include Latin; Rock; Acoustic guitar; Indian Dance and Classical. Plus, there’ll be another Open Mic Night.
These events will be hosted by several different venues within Al Ain.
Further details, including those of the performers’, of course, will be appearing here soon! 

Seven Emirati Pianists’ “Year of Zayed” concert on Friday, 11th May

No fewer than seven Emirati pianists will be performing a concert later this week as part of the “Year of Zayed” celebrations.

For more details of this concert, which is to be held in the Royal Ballroom of the ‘0ne&Only Royal Mirage Hotel’ in Dubai from 8-10 pm on Friday, 11th May, go to:-

https://www.dcc.ae/event/uae-local-talents-7-pianists-one-composer-dedicated-to-the-year-of-zayed/#

Al Ain Choral Society Christmas Concert on Tuesday, 12th Dec.

The popular Al Ain Choral Society Christmas Concert will be held on Tuesday, 12th December at the Al Ain Equestrian, Shooting and Golf Club’s Grandstand venue. This grandstand building is located very close to the Golf Club. The door opens at 6 pm. and the concert starts at 7 pm..Al Ain Choral Society

The concert tickets are priced at AED. 80 for adults and AED. 40 for children under 12 years old. The ticket price includes a light finger buffet and a programme of seasonal music. Tickets are available from members of the Al Ain Choral Society, or email gkershaw@gmail.com .

This concert has its own Facebook events page:-https://www.facebook.com/events/1509175749137820/

Another AAMF – the 5th – is over!

The fifth edition of the Al Ain Music Festival -in its new format-concluded successfully last Friday, 24th November.

Young Hands & Voices concert 24 Nov. 2017 10aEarly that evening, the “Young Hands & Voices” concert enthralled a large audience at the Al Ain Academy. Our congratulations go to Yaremi Ledesma Alvarez,   (on left in this photo),   for all her efforts in organising this fine event.

Chronicles of Khan at the Luce on 24 Nov 2017Later in the evening, at the nearby Danat Al Ain Resort Hotel, The Chronicles of Khan made their Al Ain debut performance in the Luce Restaurant. We thank Khan and his band (photo) for playing a splendid set for us.

And, indeed, our thanks go out to all the performers and organisers of all seven events of the Al Ain Music Festival 2017 for presenting and producing another very varied, highly enjoyable and successful community-based music festival across the oases of Al Ain!