Venue Souk Madinat Jumeirah
Starts Friday 21st June 2013
Ends Friday 21st June 2013
Music Festival « Fête de la Musique »
“La Fête de la Musique” will take place in the unique surroundings of the Souk Madinat Jumeirah. Amateur and professional musicians will invade the alleys of the souk and perform from 7 pm till 10 pm. The Fête de la Musique will allow the expression of all styles of music in a cheerful atmosphere, and will be representative of the cultural diversity of the UAE. The various acts and artists present a wide diversity of instruments, traditions and sounds. It helps popularize musical practice for all people with different ages. This is likely to be one of the most varied and colorful musical events of the season.
The Theme 2013: De Vive Voix
The Fête de la Musique’s theme this year is viva voce (“de vive voix” in French, meaning: “in lively voice”).The voice may take different forms – tone colors, chords, accents, which evolve through time, geography, and cultures. Looking at the expansion of musicals, singing groups and choirs, karaoke: the voice is the key instrument.
Styles of Music : Arabic fusion, Pop, Gypsy Jazz, Rock & Blues, French Songs, Classical Music …
Theme 2013: Lively Voice
Date: Friday 21st of June 2013 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Venue : Souk Madinat Jumeirah
Entrance: Free admission to all public
For Musician location – Click here for the souk map
> While waiting for Friday to come, enjoy some pictures from last year’s Fête de la Musique! (slider above)
You cannot wait to get into the mood?
More information about the musicians can be found on the internet!
The number corresponds to the musicians’ location on the souk map (link can be found above).
At the AF Stand:
> Monika Azmanska
1. THE HAMMAMI BROTHERS - Arabic Fusion
2. JUMEIRAH MUSIC CENTRE - Pop & French Songs
3. DUBAI CLASSICAL GUITAR ORCHESTRA – Classic Guitar
4. JOE – Saxophone
5. THE GYPSY SWING PROJECT – Gypsy Jazz (also performing at the “After Fête de la Musique“)
6. OUT OF THE BLUE – Blues
7. GAYAMB & JAZZ ZONE – Creole Music & Jazz
8. LLADS – Rock/Pop
9. STARMANIACS – French songs, Pop & Rock
10. SIXTH JUNE – Jazz, Blues, Pop & Rock
11. THE HEALER TWINS – Pop
12. CHRONICLES OF KHAN – Jazz, Blues & Rock
13. SUN & LION – Iranian Fusion
DUBAI DRUMS – Drums Parade
Message to musicians: do not hesitate to send an email to the Alliance Française Dubaï if you want us to share links of your videos, songs, websites or blogs!