- Amman Citadel, Zahar
- Sunday 25 September 2016, 11:00 pm - 01:15 am
For the the first time in Jordan, Yanni will perform at the archaeologoical site of the Amman Citadel. The artist will perform fan favorites from thought his 30-year career as well as brand new compositions never before performed live.
For over two decades, Yanni has been one of the world’s top selling live acts, performing on every continent bar Antarctica, in more than 35 countries, before a cumulative worldwide audience of more than 5 million and counting.
He has taken his universal music to such iconic landmarks as India’s Taj Mahal, China’s Forbidden City, and the Pyramids of Egypt. His North American tours are frequently listed in the Top 10 concert tours of the year, as ranked by industry trades. Other live highlights include 10 consecutive sold out shows at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall, performing inside the Kremlin in Russia, festival events at Tunisia’s Roman Theatre of Carthage and Lebanon’s ancient city of Byblos, and a historic concert beneath the world’s tallest skyscraper, Dubai’s Burj Khalifa.
Yanni is a multiple GRAMMY® Award-nominated composer, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and performer whose extraordinary body of work has both pioneered contemporary instrumental music and re-imagined the live concert-going experience. Since making his solo debut with 1984’s OPTIMYSTIQUE, Yanni has had 15 albums reach #1 on Billboard’s “Top New Age Albums” chart – more than any other artist ever – with 1994’s LIVE AT THE ACROPOLIS also reaching the top 5 on the overall “Billboard 200” on its way to 4x platinum certification from the RIAA and total worldwide sales in excess of 7 million.
Yanni Live at the Amman Citadel:
8pm : 25th September, 2016
There are no parking facilities at the Citadel
All ticket holders are entitled to a free bus shuttle service from the designated Al Abdali parking to the entrance of the venue
Those who do not wish to avail the bus shuttle services from the organisers can be dropped off in private cars or taxis at the main road leading up to the Citadel. Kindly note that this road is a steep incline.
Since the concert is at an open air historic site, guests are requested to wear comfortable shoes and carry something warm to wear for the evening.
No outside food and drinks are allowed at the Citadel. There will be food stalls at the venue.
Guests are requested to arrive to the venue 1 hour prior to the performance.
VIP ticket holders are entitled to an exclusive personalized experience which includes, valet parking service, special access areas at the venue, complimentary refreshments and more.
Jordanian university students with a valid student ID card are entitled to a 25% discount on their ticket, when bought from the offline sales points:
Friends of Jordan Festival office (from July 11th onwards)
This offer is valid till July 31st only.