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Petra (Jordan) and Matera (Italy): twin cities - Concert by The Italian Cello Trio

17/03/2019 - 22:45
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The Tale of the Twin Cities Petra-Matera

The Tale of the Twin Cities: Petra and Matera

Exclusive classical music concert by the world-renowned Italian Cello Trio

First time in Jordan

Al Hussein Cultural Centre
Ras Al-Ain (downtown Amman)

Thursday, 21 March 2019
7 p.m.

Free Entrance

No tickets needed. First-come, first-served basis

Petra (Jordan), the Red Rose City, is a World Heritage Site.
Matera (Italy), the Stone City, is the European Capital of Culture in 2019.

Both cities, carved in stone, have been officially twins since 2011.

The European Union in Jordan, Italy in Jordan and Petra National Trust الجمعية الوطنية للمحافظة على البترا celebrate this special twinning with a unique free-of-charge classical music concert.


Johann Pachelbel
Canon in D Major

Antonio Vivaldi
Sonata “La Follia”, RV 63

Benedetto Marcello
Sonata for Two Cellos and Basso Continuo in B flat Major

Johann Sebastian Bach
Suite for Cello solo No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007

Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for Three Cellos in G minor

George Goltermann
Caprice, Op. 35 No. 4

Camille Saint-Saëns
Allegro appassionato in B minor, Op. 43


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Al-Hussein Cultural Center
Ras Al-Ain - downtown Amman