A busy November program from ROHM
Muscat: The Royal Opera House Muscat is delighted to announce a packed program for November: from military pageantry to world-class virtuoso pianist Nikolai Kuznetsov in concert with ROSO, it’s an extraordinary month of performances.
Military music: Oman and the World is back! With exciting appearances from France and Japan, let the range of military, police and national bands packing the Maidan al Bahri at the opera stir and inspire you to appreciate the power of music and the value of global friendships. (November 3, 4 & 17. 7 p.m.)
Calling all discerning jazz aficionados and culture enthusiasts, ROHM is privileged to welcome Grammy Award-winning artist, Chris Botti, who has become America’s best-selling instrumental artist of all time. Botti’s unique style begins in jazz and extends beyond the boundaries of any genre. In concert, it is innovative and brilliantly entertaining. (November 10 & 11, 7 p.m.).
The month continues with a new special concert showcasing the richness of traditional Omani music, demonstrating the variety of genres from different regions and corners of Oman. Enjoy a lively, bright evening with Oman’s cultural history in traditional Omani music. (November 14. 7 p.m.)
Before the opera of the month, visitors can enjoy the second Lunch Music of the season. Enjoy the tunes of the singers of the Rossini Opera Festival in the informal setting of the Opera Galleria. Free and fantastic! (Nov. 19, 11:30 a.m.)
The Rossini Opera Festival has a reputation for producing Rossini’s repertoire without fail. In La Cambiale di Matrimonioa, a beautiful young woman in love with a penniless young man struggles with her father’s plan to marry her to a wealthy foreign business partner. Directed by Laurence Dale, directed by Alessandro Bonato, the production will be sparkling with spirit and talent. It’s a good opera to start your relationship with the genre as well as to indulge in the fast levity of Rossini’s music. (Nov. 24 & 26, 7 p.m. & 4 p.m.)
The month draws to a close with the fascinating pianist Nikolai Kuznetsov and the Royal Symphony Orchestra of Oman conducted by Alessandro Cadario in collaboration with the famous concert hall “Salle Gaveau” in Paris. A dazzling program by Beethoven and Rachmaninoff. (November 28, 7 p.m. ROHMA).