Upcoming Concerts

40th Anniversary Celebration of Commercial Bank: From Doha to the World

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 8:00 pm
Museum of Islamic Art Park
There is no charge for this concert and no tickets are required
Andreas Sebastian Weiser, conductor
Hassan Moataz El Molla, cello

86501046-8674-435e-b411-d91d1d475556A program of popular favorites begins with the Qatar National Anthem and includes music from Aladdin as well as compositions by Marcel Khalife, Bernstein, Grieg, Shostakovich and Strauss. A corporate anthem composed by Qatari composer Wael Hassan Ali bin Ali will be premiered at the concert.

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Chamber Music at Museum of Islamic Art: Music From the Movies

Thursday, May 7, 2015, 6:00 pm
Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Atrium
There is no charge for this performance

DSC_0001EnsembleSkyline_1Special guest: Luiza Bold, pan flute
Lorena Manescu, violin
Nina Heidenreich, violin
Islam Nour El-Hefnawy, violin
Raluca Stancel, violin
Merve Kenet-Bulun, viola
Ines Wein, viola
Hassan Moataz El Molla, cello
Radu L. Mihaescu, double bass
Ferdinand Schäfer, percussion

Ennio Morricone: From Cinema Paradiso (revised for pan flute and string orchestra by Merve Kenet Bulun)
Camille Saint-Saëns: Danse Bacchanale
Henry Mancini: Theme from The Pink Panther
Henry Mancini: From Breakfast at Tiffany‘s: Moon River
Henry Mancini: Music from Peter Gunn
Leonard Bernstein: From West Side Story: Tonight
Aram Khachaturian: From Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Alan Menken: From Aladdin: Arabian Nights, A Whole New World, Friend Like Me
Music from James Bond: James Bond Theme, Live and Let Die, Nobody Does it Better, Goldfinger, Sky Fall
Hans Zimmer: Music from Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End

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Sibelius Violin Concerto–On Sale

Buy Through VirginSaturday, May 9, 2015, 7:30 pm
Opera House, Katara Cultural Village Building 16
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Andreas Sebastian Weiser, conductor
Jiří Vodička, violin

Jiri_Vodicka_from_WebEdvard Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 2, Op.55
Jean Sibelius: Violin Concerto in D Minor, Op. 47
Sergei Prokofiev: Selections From Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64: Montagues & Capulets, The Young Juliet, Romeo & Juliet, Death of Tybalt, Romeo at Juliet’s Before Parting, Romeo at Juliet’s Grave

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Haydn’s Surprise Symphony–On Sale

Buy Through UsSaturday, May 16, 2015, 7:30 pm
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Joseph Haydn, painted by Thomas Hardy. Portrait in Royal College of Music Museum of Instruments.

Joseph Haydn, painted by Thomas Hardy. Portrait in Royal College of Music Museum of Instruments.

Elias Grandy, conductor

Carl Maria von Weber: Overture to Der Freischütz
Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 94 in G Major , Surprise
Antonín Dvorák: Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88

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Beethoven: Concerto and Symphony–On Sale

Buy Through UsSaturday, May 23, 2015, 7:30 pm
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Philippe Auguin, conductor
Lise de la Salle, piano

Ludwig Van Beethoven: The Creatures of Prometheus
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Concerto No. 3 in C Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 37
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92

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Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances–On Sale

Buy Through UsSaturday, May 30, 2015, 7:30 pm
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John Neschling, conductor

Carl Maria von Weber: Overture to Oberon
Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 4 in D Minor, Op. 120
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances, Op. 45

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Chamber Music at Museum of Islamic Art: A Musical Joke

Thursday, June 4, 2015, 6:00 pm
Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Atrium
There is no charge for this performance

Dina Leini, violin
Dmitri Torchinsky, violin
Giovanni Pasini, viola
Olivia Farkas, cello
Veronika Papai, double bass
Rony Moser, clarinet
Yoshiko Koyama, bassoon
Peter Davida, horn

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Musical Joke, K. 522
Ludwig van Beethoven: Septet in E Flat Major, Op. 20

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Beethoven’s 5th and 6th Symphonies–On Sale

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1814 lithograph of Blasius Hoefel, after Louis Letronne, in Pasqualati House / Vienna Museum.

1814 lithograph by Blasius Hoefel, after Louis Letronne, in Pasqualati House / Vienna Museum.

Oleg Caetani, conductor

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68, Pastorale
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67

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