The Royal Opera House Muscat is pleased to present Zucchero, a world- famous blues musician, as one of the popular selections for the 2018-19 season. In a career spanning more than three decades, this internationally successful Italian singer, songwriter and musician has sold over 60 million records. First known as the “The Father of Italian Blues”, Zucchero Fornaciari now alternates between Italian ballads and boogie-like R&B pieces. He has won numerous awards, including chiefly the prestigious Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, two World Music Awards, six IFPI Europe Platinum Awards and a Grammy nomination.
It is a mark of his stature, that Zucchero has collaborated with a host of celebrities in the world of music, including, Eric Clapton, Miles Davis, Ray Charles, Sting, Bono, Peter Gabriel and Luciano Pavarotti. He has also performed at prestigious venues, most notably the Royal Albert Hall and Arena di Verona. Zucchero’s 2017 Black Cat World Tour encompassed 137 events and his 2018 Tour, “WANTED” has been a huge success. This is a concert not to be missed.
ROHM presents Zucchero in concert on one night only – Thursday 3rd January at 7:00 pm. For further information and booking consult the ROHM website: rohmuscat.org.om