Posted on May 01, 2013

JCC’s Siwar Choir will join one of Germany’s leading children choirs; German MDR Leipzig Radio Children’s Choir for a special concert on Friday, May 3, 2013.

The choir will give a two-hour live performance, including several traditional Middle Eastern songs. The 40 talented Arab children comprising the choir will be accompanied by an orchestra of 33 musicians led by Maestro Nabih El Khatib. Special guests include internationally renowned artist Pedro Eustache, Lebanese pianist and composer Michel Fadel, and German Soprano Felicita Fuchs.

Siwar Choir is one way JCC is supporting a new generation of Arab talent and reviving Arabic musical heritage. The partnership with the German MDR Leipzig Radio Children’s Choir opens new avenues for both choirs to refine their musical talents through cultural exchange.

The concert will take place on May 3rd, 2013 at the Qatar National Convention Center Theatre at 7:30 pm. Tickets are now on sale at all Virgin Megastores at Villagio and Landmark branches. 

Qatar Airways flies 3 times weekly to Belgrade, Serbia starting 20th November