Symphonic Middle East · 2021–2024

Symphonic Middle East Festival 2024 Returns to Dubai

Experience an Enchanting Evening of Piano and Tango Brilliance at the Symphonic Middle East Festival

Symphonic Middle East Festival 2024 Returns to Dubai

Dubai, UAE - June 19, 2024 – SAMIT Event Group and Art For All, in collaboration with the Embassy of Argentina to the United Arab Emirates, proudly present the opening of the 2024 Symphonic Middle East Festival. This spectacular event will take place on July 5, 2024, at 8 p.m. at the illustrious Zabeel Theatre, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai.

Promising an unforgettable experience, this remarkable evening will feature the exquisite talents of the esteemed ST-DUO, who will perform a finely curated arrangement for two pianos. The dynamic duo will be accompanied by a captivating Argentinian tango couple, creating a unique and mesmerizing fusion of music and dance that spans the centuries.

ST-DUO’s performance will encompass a charming repertoire that includes classical masterpieces and contemporary compositions. Their finely structured and conceptual concert programme breathes new life into the beloved tradition of duet music. The collaboration with the passionate art of tango adds an enchanting dimension to the evening, ensuring an experience that is both dynamic and memorable.

Event Highlights:

Part 1:

  • Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dances #1 g-moll, #4 f-moll, #5 fis-moll
  • Camille Saint-Saëns: Dance Macabre (Transcription for 1 piano)
  •  Georges Bizet: “Habanera” from opera “Carmen” (accompanied by a tango performance), “Aria Jose” from opera “Carmen”
  • Jacques Offenbach: “Barcarolle” from 'The Tales of Hoffmann', Infernal Galop from "Orpheus in the Underworld" (Can-Can)
  • Carlos Gardel: Tango “Por una cabeza” (accompanied by a tango performance)

— Intermission —

Part 2:

  • Alexey Shor & Georgs Pelēcis: The Correspondence
  • Alexey Shor: Tango Addio (accompanied by a tango performance), Verdiana, Il Sambatore, Un Bossa in Maschera, Don Tangoletto
  • Astor Piazzolla: “Adios Nonino” (accompanied by a tango performance)

This exceptional evening, where piano and dance unite in perfect harmony, is not to be missed. Secure your tickets now for a night of musical brilliance and captivating tango performances with the ST-DUO.

Event Details:

- Date: July 5, 2024

- Time: 8:00 p.m.

- Venue: Zabeel Theatre, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai

Join us for this extraordinary event and immerse yourself in an evening of enchanting music and dance. For ticket information and purchase, please visit


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About SAMIT Event Group:

SAMIT Event Group is dedicated to bringing world-class cultural and artistic events to audiences around the globe. With a commitment to excellence and a passion for the arts, SAMIT Event Group curates unique experiences that inspire and entertain.

About Art For All:

Art For All is a premier cultural organization that strives to make the arts accessible to everyone. Through a diverse range of events and programs, Art For All fosters a deep appreciation for the arts and enriches the cultural landscape of the community.