Classic nights of harmony in the capital

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It’s a season of culture and harmony with Abu Dhabi Classics taking over this winter.

The new season of dynamic concerts and performances by Abu Dhabi Classics is here in the capital. As always, the line-up promises a rich and diverse selection of performances, built on the works of leading composers.

In addition to some mesmerising world-renowned orchestras and soloists, Abu Dhabi Classics is also bringing forth some amazing ballet and pianist acts this time around.

 

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra with Daniel Harding

9 November 2022

 

van Veldhuizen: Mais le corps taché dombres for harp and strings, 2019 (8 minutes)

Mahler: Symphony No. 9 in D major (81 minutes)

Time: 8pm

Location: Emirates Palace Auditorium, Abu Dhabi

 

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra with Daniel Harding and Leonidas Kavakos

10 November

 

Daniel Harding, Conductor

Leonidas Kavakos, Violin

Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major op. 77 (38 minutes)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F major op. 68, Pastorale (39 minutes)

Time: 6pm

Location: Emirates Palace Auditorium, Abu Dhabi

 

National Ballet of Cuba: Carmen

25 November

 

Don Quixote Suite

Music: Ludwig Minkus

Choreography: Adaptation by Alicia Alonso

Carmen Suite

Ballet in one act

Music: Georges Bizet — Rodion Shchedrin

Choreography: Alberto Alonso

Production Designer: Salvador Fernandez

Time: 8pm

Location: Cultural Foundation Auditorium, Abu Dhabi

 

Israel Philharmonic Orchestra: Gala Concert

20 January 2023

 

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27 in B♭ major

Intermission

Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D major

Time: 8pm

Location: Emirates Palace Auditorium, Abu Dhabi

 

Rebeca Omordia: Piano Recital ‘African Pianism’

20 January

 

Time: 8pm

Location: Cultural Foundation Auditorium, Abu Dhabi

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