The Institut Français, cultural department  of the French Embassy, has the pleasure of presenting the Laurent de Wilde Trio concert at Manarat Al Saadiyat on May 26. The pianist Laurent de Wilde, the bass player Bruno Rousselet and the drummer Phlippe Soirat will play extracts from his accoustic album Over the Clouds among other things.

This world-renown artist produced an album in 2012 which was universally acclaimed for its diversity. By adding african rhythms, he takes his audience on a musical journey. The pianist, composer and writer is redefining contemporary jazz through experimentation and innovation.

The concert is organised in partnership with the Alliance française d’Abou DhabiManarat Al Saadiyat, Mercure Hotel and Time Out Tickets with the support from the Bank of Sharjah.


General information :

8 pm at  Manarat Al Saadiyat (Cultural District, Sheikh Khalifa Highway) – Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates

Tickets can be purchased on, at Alliance Française Abu Dhabi from May 12th.

Touring in the Gulf region, the jazz concert of Laurent de Wilde Trio will also be playing in Dubai on May 27th 2016 at 8:00 at Kasbar, One&Only Royal Mirage. The concert is there organized by the Alliance Française of Dubaï.

Here is a little preview :