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Simon Ghraichy’s maiden performance in Namibia slated for February

Simon Ghraichy’s maiden performance in Namibia slated for February

The FNCC is bringing internationally acclaimed French Pianist Simon Ghraichy to Namibia for the first time. He will perform in Windhoek on 20 February 2018 at 20:00 at the NTN and tickets will be on sale at Computicket and NTN for N$150.

The French pianist is renowned for his unique personal style defined with rich, diverse cultural influences. He is appreciated by peer for his irreproachable virtuosity and remarkable artistic taste, as well as by less experience listeners for his uninhibited personality and charisma.

He has performed at prestigious venues such as the Berliner Philharmoniker, Theatre des Champs-Elysees in Paris and the Carnegie Hall in New York.

He will also be sharing his knowledge and know-how and the enrichment of the arts through cultural exchanges and give masterclasses to local pianists.


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