Music, technology and food events are lined up for the Gulf this March 2015 in Tempo’s What’s Hot!
Piano Recital by Ah Ruem Ahn
Emirates Palace M031, Abu Dhabi
Presented in partnership with the Queen Sofia College of Music, Spain, Abu Dhabi Festival presents the celebrated Pianist Ah Ruem Ahn.
Ah Ruem Ahn studied in South Korea and Germany and has performed with the Madrid Symphony Orchestras, Dortmunder Philharmoniker and Morocco Philharmonic, among others, debuting at Carnegie Hall in 2013. She has received several prizes at international competitions including the second prize and silver medal of the 17th Paloma O’Shea Santander International Piano Competition (2012). In addition to tours of Spain and South America in 2014, Ah Ruem Ahn made her debut with the Spanish Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra.
MAR 05 – 06
Abu Dhabi Corniche – (East Plaza), Abu Dhabi
INNOVATOR is an annual event which presents unique innovations emerging from the UAE’s community of ardent DIYers. Innovators showcase their ideas and innovations covering a wide spectrum of science, technology, design and arts. During the event, attendees experience innovation live through inspirational demonstrations and interactive experiences. INNOVATOR is aimed at encouraging creativity within the UAE’s DIY community.
Tennis at the Palace
MAR 12 – 14
Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Well-known names from the world’s tennis elite come together in Abu Dhabi for the first edition of Tennis at The Palace. Set in the lavish surroundings of the Emirates Palace Hotel, Tennis at The Palace will be a quintessentially British garden party featuring tennis from grand slam legends, including Richard Krajicek, Pat Cash, and Younes El Aynaoui. The tennis legends will roll back the years and remind guests of a golden era of tennis. Guests will be treated to riveting tennis, luxurious hospitality and fine cuisine.
Taste of Dubai 2015
MAR 12 – 14
Dubai Media City Amphitheatre
As part of the second Dubai Food Festival this year’s Taste of Dubai will offer a feast of exclusive new restaurants, world-class chefs, cooking classes and a line-up of music and immersion activities. The Taste of Dubai in its eighth year brings together not just restaurants and food and drink suppliers, but also specialized culinary programmes dedicated to those in the industry.
A Night at The Opera
Emirates Palace Auditorium, Abu Dhabi
Expect a memorable event of operatic arias by Juan Diego Flórez who will be performing for the first time in Abu Dhabi with an orchestra conducted by Gábor Takács-Nagy.
With his fluid, expressive singing and dazzling virtuosity, Peruvian Flórez is one of the most sought-after tenors across the globe. His operatic and recital appearances at the most prestigious venues in the world have earned him the acclaim of critics and audiences alike.
Flórez will perform with the acclaimed Budapest Festival Orchestra, one of the best in the world, led by the celebrated Hungarian conductor Gábor Takács-Nagy.