⭐ The InClassica International Music Festival returns in 2023 with a diverse and engaging repertoire of classical music performed by talented musicians from around the world. Enjoy the best that the world of classical music has to offer in Dubai’s Coca-Cola Arena!
Tickets for InClassica: The Library of Sound
🎫 Student Admission - entry at a reduced price (valid ID required)
🎫 Standard Admission
🎫 Silver Admission
🎫 Premium Admission
🎫 VIP Admission
🎶 Discover the largest & most prestigious classical music festival in the Middle East
🎻 Enjoy a beautiful performance by acclaimed musicians from all around the world
📜 Featuring a diverse repertoire of well-known classics and contemporary masterpieces
📅 Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2023
🕒 Time: 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
⏳ Duration: 2 hours
📍 Location: Coca-Cola Arena, Dubai
👤 Age requirement: 6+. Guests under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
♿ Accessibility: the venue is wheelchair accessible
❓ Please consult the FAQs of this experience here
About the Musicians
Orchestra: Kazakh State Symphony Orchestra
- The Kazakh State Symphony Orchestra is the leading musical ensemble of the Republic of Kazakhstan, consisting of a highly professional roster of musicians with brilliant virtuoso technique, a rich sound palette, and a dedication to developing the best traditions of chamber music.
Conductor: Valid Agayev
- Born in 1983, Conductor Valid Ağayev is originally from Baku, Azerbaijan. In December 2019, Mr. Ağayev worked very successfully with the Azerbaijan State Chamber Orchestra and then went to Astana to work with the world famous violinist Shlomo Mintz and "Academy of Soloists of Kazakhstan”. Since 2021 Mr. Ağayev works as Associate Professor in Çukurova State Conservatory in Adana, Türkiye.
Soloist: Saleem Ashkar
- Saleem Ashkar made his Carnegie Hall debut at the age of 22 and has since gone on to establish an exciting international career. Recent and future concerto highlights include the Brussels Philharmonic, Paris Mozart Orchestra, Helsinki Philharmonic, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg, Orchestre National de Lyon, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra and Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Soloist: Ji Young Lim
- When Ji Young Lim became the first Korean winner at the age of 20 in the violin category of the Queen Elisabeth Competition in 2015, she showed various musical strengths including amazing concentration, bold and stable performance, as well as well-trained techniques, so she made her name known to the world by winning a unanimous agreement of the jury among the prominent candidates from various countries. Ji Young Lim performs on Sasserno Stradivarius made in 1717.
Featuring astonishing young talent and some of the world’s most established and famous musicians, the InClassica International Music Festival brings the best of classical music to the UAE. Prepare to be inspired by a performance full of heart, carrying you to the abode of spiritual pleasure far from everyday life. Organised by SAMIT Event Group, and packed with moments of virtuosity and musicality, the 2023 edition is an unmissable event for all those who love and cherish the ineffable joy that music can provide. Get your tickets for InClassica and prepare to experience it for yourself!
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