A world-renowned classical music star will be taking stage in the capital as part of a huge cultural extravaganza in the capital.
Three-time Classic Brit Award winner Nicola Benedetti will be making a royal appointment in the grand surroundings of Emirates Palace for a headline show in the onoing Abu Dhabi Festival later this month.
Widely acclaimed as one of the most gifted violinists of her generation, Benedetti will be showcasing her prodigious skills alongside one of the UK’s finest ensembles, Orchestra of Enlightenment, who have won a firm following for their innovative approach to classical music, using period instruments from the 18th and 19th century.
The musical partnership will perform an evening of works from the legendary Ludwig van Beethoven inside the five star hotel’s impressive auditorium.
From Dhs175. Mon Feb 19 8pm. Emirates Palace, West Corniche Road, www.800tickets.com