UK band - 9 Bach performs alongside Kuwaiti artist Nawaf Gheraibah

Kuwait and the UK are celebrating the 120th anniversary of the treaty of friendship between the two countries which was signed in 1899.    

On 14 February, Welsh band 9Bach performed along with Kuwaiti artist, Nawaf Gheraibah and his band at the Adulhussain Abdulredha Theatre in Salmiya marking the first cultural event of the 120 years anniversary season in 2019 in partnership with National Council for Culture, Arts and Letters. The theatre was packed and there was excitement in the air as well as the thrill of new music, together with a warm feeling of togetherness brought by musicians from different parts of the world coming together in performance to celebrate the two cultures.