Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and for one night only, physicians from around the world will exchange their white coats for evening attire to perform a charity concert at 8pm on March 22 in aid of Al Jalila Foundation at Dubai Opera.
The World Doctors Orchestra comprises physicians from more than 50 nations who have performed around the world since 2007.
Classical music fans can look forward to an exceptional evening of some of the best music written by Ludwig van Beethoven and Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. The programme will feature the world premiere of ‘Positive Spirit’ inspired by Sheikh Mohammed’s poem and composed by Jonathan Barrett and starring violinist Klaudia Olborska-Szymanska.
The full orchestra will be conducted by Stefan Willich, Professor in Medicine at the Charité University Medical Center in Berlin and former president of the Berlin Music Conservatory Hanns Eisler.
Tickets: Dh950-250. For more information visit dubaiopera.com