under its continuous support to the local art and culture scene
Kuwait - 22, May 2022: Burgan Bank is maintaining its commitment to support art and cultural activities in Kuwait, through its sponsorship of the latest concert by the Ahmadi Music Group held on the stage of the Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Cultural Center. This sponsorship reaffirms the Bank's social responsibility program focus on enriching the Kuwaiti art and culture scene by providing classical music lovers with the opportunity to enjoy the finest musical events.
Over two nights, the audience enjoyed a selection of classical Beethoven's masterpieces, including the famous Symphony No.5, performed by the Ahmadi Music Group ensemble - led by Maestro Richard Bushman, and with the participation of international musicians from the United Kingdom, Russia and Bulgaria. The group, which consists of 130 Kuwaiti and international artists, has performed for 65 years on prestigious international stages. The orchestra, renowned for its
unique artistic style mixing jazz, classical, Broadway, and opera, continues to uncover and nurture the artistic skills of Kuwaiti talented young musicians.
On the sponsorship of this event, Ms. Hessa Hussain Al Najadah, Public Relations Manager at the Bank, said “We are proud at Burgan Bank of our long and fruitful partnership with the Ahmadi Music Group, and we have been keen over the past years to support the band’s concerts. This stems from our wholehearted belief in the importance of fostering the cultural scene in Kuwait and investing in cultural programs of all kinds.”
She added, 'We continue to be huge supporters of the Ahmad Music Group as we firmly believe in the ensemble’s ability to positively impact the cultural scene in Kuwait. Their work is vital to nurture the careers of aspiring Kuwaiti musicians, who are very much in need of programs and initiatives of this kind to help them develop and showcase their talent.”
It is worth noting that Burgan Bank has a dynamic full-fledged social responsibility program that covers the major areas of interest of the modern Kuwaiti society. The program’s pillars seek to support Burgan’s active participation in improving the welfare of every segment of society through educational, cultural, and health-driven initiatives.