x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 21 January 2018

Yanni returns to Dubai in April

After a sell out show in 2011, Yanni returns to Dubai for two shows in April.The Greek classical and pop composer will perform at the Dubai World Trade Center on April 4 and 5.

Greek composer and musician Yanni is renowned for performing at iconic venues including Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, the Acropolis in Athens, India’s Taj Mahal and China’s Forbidden City. Zheng Duo / AP Images
Greek composer and musician Yanni is renowned for performing at iconic venues including Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, the Acropolis in Athens, India’s Taj Mahal and China’s Forbidden City. Zheng Duo / AP Images

After a sell out show in 2011, Yanni returns to Dubai for two shows in April.The Greek classical and pop composer will perform at the Dubai World Trade Center on April 4 and 5.

Yanni can be authentically be described as a world music artist. As well as adding ethnic music elements to his jazz and soft rock compositions, Yanni is renowned for performing at iconic venues including Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, the Acropolis in Athens, India’s Taj Mahal and China’s Forbidden City.

Yanni will be performing some of his well-known compositions from the 1990s, and his upcoming apperance will also showcase pieces from his latest  largely instrumental albumTruth of Touch.

Tickets will be released soon and they begin from Dh290. To register for pre-sale information, go to www.mpremiere.com

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