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Emirati themed Jazz and Opera concerts captivate visitors at GIBF 2022

  • "الأوبرا والجاز" بهوية إماراتية في فعاليات الشارقة ضيف شرف "المكسيك الدولي للكتاب"
  • "الأوبرا والجاز" بهوية إماراتية في فعاليات الشارقة ضيف شرف "المكسيك الدولي للكتاب"
  • "الأوبرا والجاز" بهوية إماراتية في فعاليات الشارقة ضيف شرف "المكسيك الدولي للكتاب"

GUADALAJARA, 2nd December, 2022 (WAM) -- Visitors were captivated by Emirati themed Jazz ensembles and opera performances, during a range of special music concerts organised as part of the Sharjah Guest of Honour programme, at the ongoing Guadalajara International Book Fair (GIBF) in Mexico.

Thousands of locals and travellers to the fair were enthralled by classical Jazz songs from the sixties and seventies performed by Emirati Soul singer Arqam adorned in the traditional Kandora.

Meanwhile, Opera singer, Fatima Al Hashimi had the audience infatuated with her performance held inside one of the biggest theatres in Guadalajara, and took visitors on a magical journey of song, through a selection of classical Opera pieces.

Hazem Hussein/ Khoder Nashar