Sharjah World Music Festival line-up
The event’s second edition kicks off this month with a line-up that is bigger than last year.
In addition to Al Sahir, nearly a dozen regional and international acts will perform, including the Syrian singer Lena Chamamyan and the Lebanese artist Oumeima El Khalil.
On the international front, there will be concerts by the Moldovan violinist Pasha Cazan, the Italian singer Francesca Palamidessi and the versatile Spanish vocalist Pepe Martinez.
Presented by Sharjah Investment Development Authority (Shurooq) and organised by Furat Qaddouri Music Center, this year’s festival also features four new venues.
In addition to the Al Majaz Amphitheatre, other venues include the Al Majaz Waterfront, Al Qasba, Heart of Sharjah and The Flag Island.
• Sharjah World Music Festival runs from January 16 to 27. For ticket details, visit www.ticketmaster.ae
Published: December 31, 2014 04:00 AM