QPO will come together with Suzhou Ballet Theatre, China, in performing Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, the most popular of all ballets. Four performances will be held Friday, 11th November 2016, through Sunday, 13th November 2016, at QNCC as part of the Qatar China 2016 Year of Culture.
Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra (QPO) is set to perform two new large-scale compositions this week: Rami Khalifé’s Stories for piano and orchestra, and Marcel Khalifé’s third concerto for oud. David Niemann will conduct the performances, with Rami Khalifé on piano and Kenan Adnawi on oud.
The third edition of the Great British Festival Qatar drew to a close on Saturday evening with a special performance of music from the various plays of iconic British playwright William Shakespeare by the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra. The performance was held at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC).