Jason Carter to perform at Guitar Evening on Thurs. 5th Nov. at the Sands Club

Hold-guitarWe are proud to announce that Jason Carter will be performing at the AAMF’s “Guitar Evening” on Thursday, 5th November at the Sands Club, Al Ain.

Jason is a guitarist/composer of the highest calibre and originality. Prolific and exceptionally creative, he continually produces captivating and alluring music that showcases not only his classical abilities but also his obvious love for world music. Played with humility, passion and exquisite flair, his music offers audiences a profound and intimate experience, regardless of the size of the venue. Jason’s ability to connect with his audience is unparalleled and offers a moving, thought-provoking and unexpectedly comforting experience. Jason Carter newest

Within this region Jason has performed concerts for Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan and Crown Prince Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.

And, in recent years, he has collaborated with pearl divers/Khaleej musicians in Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman as part of his ‘Grain of Sand’ project with film maker Ray Haddad:-

Plus, he played in Abu Dhabi with Sting’s bass guitarist, Dominic Miller, at the latest ‘Volvo Challenge’ World Series sailing event. and at the Sharjah World Music Festival, too.

His collaborations with musicians in other regions include projects with Hossam Ramzy (Egypt), 1998 – 2005; and musical collaborations with Cliff Richard (UK), Nigel Kennedy (UK), Jukka Leppilampi (Finland) Marjan and Mahsa Vahdat (Iran), Huong Thanh (Viet Nam) and Nina Åström (Finland). IMG_1159

His 18th album is set for release in autumn 2015 – “Seeking The Divine,” featuring solo harp-guitar compositions. It can be sampled at:-

On 30th October, just prior to his arrival in Al Ain, Jason Carter will be performing at a concert in Belfast. Coincidentally, that city is where Joan McEldowney comes from.

Now based in Al Ain, and a Singer/Guitarist and composer herself, Joan will be performing the opening set along with Mark Campbell on percussion.

This AAMF 2015 “Guitar Evening” concert starts at 7:30 p.m. and admission is free again.

Don’t miss out!

THE “SONGS FOR THE PHILIPPINES” CONCERT with Joan McEldowney – on Thursday, 6th March, at the Sands Golf Club, Al Ain

Locally-based singer and songwriter, Joan McEldowney, will be performing in aid of the Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan survivors on Thursday, 6th March at the Sands Golf Club.

Here is a link to a video demonstrating the nature of the situation these survivors are confronting…

Joan McEldowney to perform at the Sand Club on 6th March

Joan McEldowney to perform at the Sand Club on 6th March

Locally based singer/songwriter, Joan McEldowney, is playing a gig at the Sand Club, Al Ain, on Thursday, 6th March. The door will open at 7 pm and the concert will commence at 8 pm..

Joan’s acoustic guitar will be supported at the Sand Club by 2 Filipino artists. This concert is in aid of victims of the typhoon which caused great devastation across the Philippines a few months ago.
Here is a link to a video of one of her songs…