Omar Khairat (Fundraising Concert): Omar Khairat is one of the most successful and influential Egyptian composers of all time, whose music combines Western and Eastern traditions. A highly prolific composer, pianist and drummer, Khairat has his own highly distinctive and potent persona on stage. Always maintaining an elevated level of diverse musical knowledge, he is one of the most applauded and laurelled musicians in the Middle East. His work is pioneering in its efforts to bridge the gap between different styles and approaches to music. With the proceeds going to the FACE Children In Need charity, the concert will be on 1 December, 2017 at St John’s Smith Square, London SW1P 3HA.