Final two events of AAMF 2016 this Friday, 18th November

The final two events of the AAMF 2016 will take place this Friday, 18th November. We hope that you have enjoyed the AAMF 2016 ride so far and will come out in numbers to support the musicians again this Friday!


Young Musicians at their AAMF 2013 Concert in Brighton College, Al Ain

The venue for the ‘Young Hands & Voices‘ concert will be in the courtyard area within the Al Qattara Arts Centre complex. The stage placement is outdoors under the stars.

The Al Qattara Arts Centre’s location is featured on Google Maps at:-,55.7447229,16z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x3e8ab85555555555:0xc48fc3d8f55c566d!8m2!3d24.2601538!4d55.7491003

  • The sound check for this concert is scheduled for 4:30 pm – and all of the young performers have been advised to attend for it.

    The door opens for the audience at 5:15 pm, and the starting time is 5:30 pm..

    Admission is free – so, no tickets required!

    The dress code for this concert is ‘formal /casual’ – respecting UAE moral codes.

Many thanks go out to the corporate sponsors of this concert!
Bawadi Mall is loaning the grand piano; the Al Ain Danat Hotel is providing cake for the performers; the Hili Al Rayhaan Hotel by Rotana is giving vouchers for the best performers; and Aldar Academies is providing the sound system, instruments, and transportation to and from the venue.

This is the kind and generous sponsorship which is so vital for this community-based music festival. Without it, this festival won’t survive!

Meet the Woodwind Family! – on Friday, 14th November, Al Ain International School

Woodwind Evening 14 Nov flyer

The Woodwind Evening” is a special opportunity for youngsters to learn about the various attributes of the woodwind family of instruments. As you can see on the flyer, (photo), a fine array of talented musicians and music teachers will demonstrate the features of their chosen instruments whilst performing classical and jazz pieces.

Please note the early start time of 6 pm on Friday, 14th November. This is sure to be one of the festival’s most popular events, so don’t be late! 

Al Ain International School mapThe venue is the Al Ain International School in Al Sarooj district. ( Click on  map photo to enlarge it.)

Our thanks go to Aldar Academies for hosting this free concert, and to fresh Healthy Cafe – now with a cafe in Bawadi Mall – for their sponsorship support for this concert, too.