2006 Activities

Staff Dinner Party 20th November 2006

The BMI held its annual dinner party at the exotic Monsoon Restaurant attended by all staff and their spouses. The food was superb, the surroundings and the scenery were breathtakingly oriental.

 

ABRSM Examination Preparation Concert 20th November 2006

Bahrain Music Institute received a delegation from Spiritus Mundi for the purpose of establishing future co-operation between the BMI and themselves. Spiritus Mundi has a program known as Cultural Ambassadors Program devoted to training for cross-cultural awareness and understanding and cultural bridging through music.

 

American Hip Hop Demonstration Workshop 15th November 2006

The American hip hop band (Opus Akoben) visited the BMI on the 15th of November to demonstrate hip hop music and its background. The visit was arranged by the public affairs section of the American Embassy. The team consisted of vocalist Terence Nicholson and bass player, Ezra Greer. The workshop was attended by BMI students, teachers and band members of the Ministry of Interior.

 

Fete De La Musique 21st June 2006

Students of the BMI showed their talent at the annual Fete De La Musique at Alliance Francaise in Bahrain.

 

Piano, Violin and Clarinet Workshop 15th May 2006

The workshop was taken by the Sapphire Trio from the US which was formed in 1998 by three prominent musical professors; namely Maxine Ramey (clarinet), Margaret Baldridge (violin), and Jody Graves (piano). The workshop was for one afternoon on 15th of May in which various performance techniques were demonstrated to BMI students.

 

ABRSM examination preparation concert 10th and 11th May 2006

 

St. Christopher Music Festival 25th April to 3rd May 2006

Students of the BMI participated in the St. Christopher Music Festival and collected prizes.

 

BMI students collect prizes at Cultural Centre 13th April 2006

Eleven out of the thirteen prizes collected by the BMI students at the competition held under the auspices of HE Sh. Mohamad Bin Salman (son of the Crown Prince).