In pictures: Week-long free music festival at Dubai Metro stations
A new music festival, featuring artists and musicians from across the world, is being held from 17-23 March at five Dubai Metro stations - Burjuman, Union, DMCC, Mall of the Emirates and Burj Khalifa.
The free-to-attend music festival will feature performances by international musicians from a range of musical genres. The first edition Dubai Metro Music Festival, a celebration of global music organised by Brand Dubai. New music festival, featuring artists and musicians from across the world. The festival will be held at five Dubai Metro stations in Dubai: Burjuman, Union, DMCC, Al Rigga and Burj Khalifa. The Metro Music Festival is a rich addition to Dubai’s busiest cultural season. The festival will feature a host of musicians from both traditional and non-traditional genres of music. Innovative instruments and offbeat musical styles featured in the event are expected to be a big draw among the public. The musicians performing at the festival, who include traditional musicians, street performers, classical instrumentalists and fusion musicians, are considered some of the most talented musical performers in their respective countries. The event will convey Dubai’s messages of harmony and tolerance in the universal language of music. This initiative is part of Brand Dubai’s efforts to develop initiatives that highlight Dubai’s unique character as one of the world’s most culturally diverse and inclusive cities.