Thursday, September 10, 2015
News, Cairo: Egyptian balk at high prices of Yanni ‘Dream Concert’ at Giza Pyramids Oct. 30
CAIRO: World-renowned Greek-American musician Yanni is to perform “The Dream Concert,” in Egypt on Oct. 30, as announced on his official website Saturday.
For the first time, the long-awaited concert will be performed at the sound and light theatre at the Giza Pyramids at 10:00 p.m.
Tickets of the concerts were made available on Ticketsmarche.com in four categories: Gold, Silver, Red free and Blue free for 3,000, 2,000, 1,000 and 600 EGP, respectively.
From the first minute of the announcement, fans on social media platforms expressed their pleasure and excitement, reflecting their love and appreciation to Yanni and his music. As a “dream came true,” a lot of the musician’s fans described their joy and “finally” was the key word of the comments on the unbelievable news.
On the other hand, a large number of the fans expressed frustration towards the pricy tickets of the concert; reasoning that to the fact that a lot will not be able to afford them, especially his fans from the youth.
The 61-year-old musician was born in 1954 in Kalamata, Greece. His first solo album was released in 1980, titled “Optimystique.
Source: Cairo Post– By/ The Cairo Post