Aurelie Loilier

The concert in Jeddah was the second performance of Voices for Peace, following a show in Riyadh the night before. (Supplied) video

Western opera and Saudi tunes in harmony at Voices for Peace concert in celebration of Europe Day

  • The show featured Saudi opera singer Sawsan Al-Bahati and her French counterpart, Aurelie Loilier, and the conductor was Algerian maestro Amine Kouider
  • ‘I’m overexcited and very happy for this event that allowed us a nice cultural exchange between both countries … Unity is the message for music,” said Al-Bahati
By DEEMA AL-KHUDAIR ·