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NSO presents Russian Symphonic Classics
8 February 2019 @ 7.30 pm - 10.00 pmAED 150 – AED 375
NSO’s Music Director Andrew Berryman leads the 60-piece NSO Symphony Orchestra in a selection of popular favourites, including Mussorgsky’s Night on Bald Mountain, excerpts from Pictures at an Exhibition, and Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto in D major (Nadine Artuhanava, violin). There will also be a Russian folk-dance troupe with their interpretation of the folk song Ochi Cherniye (Dark Eyes); and award-winning Mongolian ballerina Namuun Batsukh (right) will dance solo to NSO’s rendition of the Adagio from Khachaturian’s ballet Spartacus.
In a nod to the Pictures at an Exhibition theme, there’ll be an art exhibition in the pre-function area of the auditorium, featuring the work of Emirati artists Eman Al Hashemi and Ahmed Alhosani.
We’re told there’s a special advance-purchase discount of AED 25 on all tickets bought in January – enter the code Russian 25 at 800tickets.com.