13,14 and 15 DECEMBER 2015
Zarzuela by Teatros del Canal
This musical stroll through Madrid brings together highlights from the most popular zarzuelas with lively melodies and lavish costumes. A unique show celebrating the Spanish lyric tradition for audiences of all ages.
14,15 and 16 JANUARY 2015
This famous opera tells a story of Lucia who is driven mad, unable to fulfil her dream of love. This stunning production from Teatro Carlo Felice of Genoa is staged by the famed filmmaker Dario Argento
Donizetti's most celebrated comic opera tells the story of a peasant’s search for love and wonders of a love potion. This charming production is presented by the renowned Teatro La Fenice of Venice.
This story of the poet Werther’s hopeless love for Charlotte, who is committed to another man is staged by Andrei Serban and performed by the prestigious Wiener Staatsoper
(Vienna State Opera) .
The comic opera about a young girl who is raised by an entire regiment is still delighting audiences today; Palermo’s Teatro Massimo presents Donezetti’s masterpiece, staged by the legendary Franco Zeffirelli.
18 DECEMBER 2015
The world-renowned soprano, whose interpretations of Giuseppe Verdi heroines are widely lauded, will sing some of the most engaging operatic arias accompanied by the PKF - Prague Philharmonia, conducted by Emmanuel Villaume.
A joyful concert gala with the Belgrade Philharmonic Orchestra joined by tenor Michael Schade, soprano Fatma Said, the wonderful violinist Anna Tifu and conducted by David Levi.
Baritone in concert
The world-renowned singer, star of the world’s opera stages, in a wonderful concert exploring Italian and Russian works including composers such as Rachmaninoff, Verdi and Rossini.
with Kammerorchester Basel
The talented and hugely popular piano virtuoso will be performing Bach and Mozart’s Piano concertos with one of Europe’s best chamber orchestras.
An annual celebration of the ROHM pipe organ combining treasured Eastern classics and Western masterpieces.
The acclaimed German orchestra conducted by Christoph Eschenbach and joined by the formidable pianist Saleem Ashkar will present an exciting concert programme including Brahms’ 3rd Symphony.
The amazing star soprano Diana Damrau will be performing some of the best known arias and duets from the Italian 19th century operatic repertoire, with music by Verdi, Bellini, Rossini, and Donizetti.
Timeless Voice of Jazz
An homage dedicated to the genius of Billy Holiday. The Middle East première of the new Album “Coming Forth by Day” is performed by the multi-Grammy award winning Jazz vocalist.
Natalie Cole is one of today’s most elegant swing and jazz vocalists, known worldwide for the virtual duet of “Unforgettable” with her legendary father Nat King Cole and her multi Grammy-award winning albums.
A free ticketed event
A free ticketed event
Learn about and experience all the different members of the string family in this educational presentation.
3 & 5 DECEMBER 2015
The Arab world’s leading oud players bring some of their finest compositions and music to Muscat in these two unmissable concerts, starring starring Nasser Shamma,Trio Joubran, Abadi AL Jawher and Safwan Bahlawan.
A complimentary event
The hugely popular singer performs his soulful music with modern flair in a superb open air event celebrating humanity.
A complimentary event
An open air event showcasing Oman’s diverse folklore songs, music and dances in a festive evening for families.
A tribute evening to the eternal songs of the legendary Umm Kulthum, performed by acclaimed divas Shahd Barmada and Asma Lamnawar.
Between Maqam treasures and modern melodies
Artists from Iraq celebrate their country’s rich musical heritage in a concert with traditional Maqam by Hussein Al Adhami and modern songs by Baidar Al Basri.
29 and 30 NOVEMBER 2015
Perm Opera and Ballet Theatre
Inspired by the 1823 poem of the same title by Alexander Pushkin, this powerful and exotic tale of love and abduction is presented by one of Russia’s oldest ballet theatres in a strikingly choreographed and colourful staging.
English National Ballet
A thrilling ballet about captive maidens, pirates, kidnap and rescue, disguise and conspiracy. An adventure story, boldly choreographed, which promises to be unmissable entertainment.
A wonderful and unforgettable experience for children and families though the new ROHM production of Mozart’s most loved masterpiece; a perfect first peak into the magical world of opera.
Being one of the most valued youth ensembles today, this project brings together talented, young Palestinian musicians from all around the world.
With the choir’s thousand years of history, the voices of these young singers present the very best of the choral singing tradition with a repertoire for all ages.
The Sound of Cuba
An unforgettable performance by Havana’s Grammy winning musicians who have taken Cuba’s traditional sound all over the world.
India’s Premier Star
Melodies from the Indian Raga tradition as performed by one of its greatest interpreters Anoushka Shankar, daughter of celebrated sitar player Ravi Shankar.
Captivating African sounds presented by Mali’s music ambassador to the world. Throughout his career Salif Keïta has produced fascinating music by exploring the boundaries in the afro-jazz traditions.
This dance spectacular tells the story of an Arab sailor who discovers different cultures and heritages as he journeys along the Silk Road.
A Movie Night with live Pipe Organ
A screening of “The General”, the great comedy by the famous comedian and director Buster Keaton, accompanied live by the ROHM pipe organ and percussion.
The classic legend of Troy is presented by the ‘Fire of Anatolia', a company that has been delighting millions worldwide with their sensational dance performances.
The Golden Dragon Acrobats are recognised throughout the world as the premiere Chinese acrobatic touring company and are renowned for their grace, power and beauty.