Lunchtime Concerts at the Oratory of St. Francis
Enjoy the exclusivity of the exquisite Oratory of the St. Francis Church in Republic Street in Valletta. Presently, it is hosting weekly music recitals every Tuesday and Friday at 12:30 pm, showcasing some of the best musicians performing on the island. The recitals usually last about 50 minute and are fund raising events in aid of St. Francis Church.
Tickets are at 8 euro
More info phone: +356 79680952
Friday 25th April 2014
The enchanting world of opera and song will be the highlight of this lunchtime concert, a world of drama, romance and fantasy.
Soprano Marita Bezzina will be singing some of the most well loved operatic songs written by Verdi, Purcell and Mozart, amongst others. She will be performing Purcells Didos Lament from his opera Dido and Aeneas, Puccinis endearing O Mio Babbino Caro from his short opera Gianni Schicchi and Mascagnis Serenata.
Mozarts comic opera Le Nozze di Figaro will be highlighted with the performance of three arias: Porgi Amor, Voi che sapete and Non so piu` cosa son.
Ramona Zammit Formosa will be accompanying the pianist and performing some piano pieces such as Delibes Flower Duet and Verdis La Donna e` Mobile.