Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra (QPO) is set to perform two new large-scale compositions this week: Rami Khalifé’s Stories for piano and orchestra, and Marcel Khalifé’s third concerto for oud. David Niemann will conduct the performances, with Rami Khalifé on piano and Kenan Adnawi on oud.
QPO will come together with Suzhou Ballet Theatre, China, in performing Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, the most popular of all ballets. Four performances will be held Friday, 11th November 2016, through Sunday, 13th November 2016, at QNCC as part of the Qatar China 2016 Year of Culture.
Han-Na Chang was a child prodigy who began studying the piano at the age of three and moved on to the cello three years afterwards. Today she is focused on conducting, having taken on the role of Music Director of the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra.