The Music Society of Nigeria (MUSON) presents the 2013 MUSON Festival! The schedule for the week-long event is as follows:
Thursday, October 17, 6:00 pm, Agip Recital Hall. Ms. Evelyn Oputu, Dr. (Mrs.) Femi Akinkugbe, Mr. Stefano De Leo (Italian Consulate General), Amb. (Dr.) Patrick Dele Cole OFR will share their musical choices on My Kind Of Music.
Saturday, October 19, 6:00 pm, Shell Nigeria Hall. Jazz Festival, featuring Afrobeat legend Femi Kuti and soul singer Yinka Davies.
Sunday, October 20, 6:00 pm. Two hours of classical music featuring MUSON Artistic Director Thomas Kanitz on the cello, multi -award winning pianist Lin Lin Fan, and renowned violinist Ulf Klausenitzer.
Thursday, October 24, 2:00 pm. A solo vocal and instrumental competion for youth aged 14 to 21.
Friday, October 25, 6:00 pm. MUSON Day, a members-only event with Thomas Kanitz, Lin Lin Fan, Ulf Klausenitzer and acclaimed composer and pianist Ayo Bankole Jr.. on .
Saturday, October 26. Echoes of the Lagoon, a stage play written by Chief Rasheed Gbadamosi. Two shows: 3:00 pm and 6:00 pm. Agip Recital Hall.
Sunday October 27, 6:00 pm. Gala concert. A performance of excerpts from celebrated operas and oratorios featuring Victoria Oruwari (a London-based soprano), the world acclaimed MUSON Orchestra and Choir, as well as a number of top Nigerian soloists.