In memory of the departed souls from Monday’s fire, the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra invites the people of Qatar to a concert at the Opera House in Katara, at 7:30 pm on Friday 1st June. They will be playing Dimitri Shostakovich’s Tenth Symphony and the world premiere of Lebanese composer Abdallah El-Masri’s Violin Concerto, conducted by Alastair Willis. Jorge Saade will be the soloist.

Tickets will be distributed without charge through Virgin Megastore in Landmark Mall and at the door the evening of the concert.

The Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra would like to offer its heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims of the fire and the people of Qatar.