Caribbean Gems

Caribbean Gems

Event Info

27th Feb 2011,
8:30 pm-11:00 pm
Emirates Palace - Auditorium

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Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikha Shamsa Bint Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Nahyan , the Embassy of the Dominican Republic and Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation present Caribbean Gems, a classical Meringues  concert on the occasion of the 167 anniversary of the Dominican Republic’s independence.


Acclaimed composer and pianist Jose Antonio Molina will conduct the Dominican Symphony Orchestra and the Syrian National Symphony Orchestra (SNSO) in this unique collaboration of musical cultures and histories. Maestro Molina will also present some of the most representative compositions of the Dominican music written by Jose Antonio Molina himself and some other renowned Dominican musician composers. Maestro Molina will be accompanied by one of the world’s youngest and most vibrant conductors, the director of the SNSO, Missak Baghboudarian.


All ticket sales proceed will be given to the people of Haiti through the charity organization Walkabout foundation

Ticket info

General Admission AED200

Tickets will be on sales from the 9th February from 3pm to 7pm at the event ticketing desk located at Emirates Palace.