The European Foundation for the Support of Culture (EUFSC) has launched a new three-week Music Academy, which will take place in Dubai. The Foundation describes the business as a first in its region and will be the largest classical music festival in the UAE.
See you this year Middle Eastern Academy of Classical Music (MECMA), students will be able to perform in masterclasses with renowned professors from all over the world, such as Rudolf Buchbinder, Dmitry Alexeev, Stella chen, Daniel Hope, Pavel Vernikov, among others.
In addition, the festival will host daily lunchtime concerts in which high-level soloists will perform with the Armenian State Symphony Orchestra and the Kaliningrad Symphony Orchestra.
EUFSC InClassica International Music Festival takes place at the same time as the Academy, and students will be able to attend many of the festival’s performances for free.
Based in Malta, EUFSC aims to support cultural activities across the world, especially classical music. So far, it has hosted a number of concerts, festivals, masterclasses and conferences in Europe, Asia and the Americas.
“It gives me great pleasure to bring such an exciting and high quality course and performance program to the Middle East, and we are especially excited to present our ambitious program here in Dubai,” said Constantine Ishkhanov, the president of the EUFSC. “This Academy represents the pinnacle of EUFSC’s educational efforts, and I am very happy to welcome such an illustrious group of professors to this event.”