The American University of Beirut’s Assembly Hall is set to host an enthralling evening of classical music, featuring the sublime Stabat Mater by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi. Scheduled for Tuesday, November 21, at 8:00 PM, this concert promises to be a highlight of the cultural calendar.
Acclaimed countertenor Matteo El Khodr will be leading this magical performance, accompanied by the esteemed Orchestra Barroca. Under the skilled baton of conductor and premier violon Mario Rahi, the orchestra is poised to deliver a rendition that will resonate with the audience. Adding to the musical tapestry, Fadi Khalil will grace the piano and organ, bringing his expertise to the fore.
The event will also feature a special performance by guest soprano Louisa El Khoury, whose vocal prowess is sure to captivate the attendees. Together, these accomplished artists will bring to life Pergolesi’s masterpiece, weaving a narrative of emotional depth and resonance.
Furthermore, the concert is not only a celebration of classical music but also serves a noble cause. The proceeds of this event will be directed towards supporting the AUB Zaki Nassif Program for Music, underscoring the university’s commitment to fostering musical talent and appreciation. This evening is poised to be a memorable experience, blending the beauty of classical music with the charm of supporting a worthy educational cause.
Tickets on sale: antoineticketing.com
For more info: AUB 01-350 000 ext. 2685