QR1.1mn donation for Qatar Music Academy

QR1.1mn donation for Qatar Music Academy

Publication Date:
30/10/13 10:05 AM
Category:
In the Press

Qatar Music Academy (QMA) has received a donation of more than QR1.1mn from Occidental Petroleum of Qatar Ltd (Oxy Qatar) to expand access to music education in the local community and to enhance the music education programmes.

Oxy Press
Qatar Music Academy (QMA) has received a donation of more than QR1.1mn from Occidental Petroleum of Qatar Ltd (Oxy Qatar) to expand access to music education in the local community and to enhance the music education programmes.
Oxy Qatar President and General Manager Steve Kelly and Qatar Music Academy Principal Dr Abdul Ghafour al-Heeti signed the sponsorship agreement.

The funds will be used primarily to purchase more than 100 specialised Arabic and Western musical instruments; to extend the range of books, sheet music and multimedia in the QMA library; and to enable the establishment of an advanced music laboratory.

The full article can be viewed on the Gulf Times website.

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