Grande Serata Italiana

Photo credit: Ian Noel Pace

Grande Serata Italiana is an evening of musical entertainment by the St Paul Chamber Ensemble, as well as food, beverages and prizes. The evening will include both instrumental and vocal works which will be in aid of the HopeXchange Medical Centre
in Ghana.

Photo credit: Ian Noel Pace

Under the baton of Chev Mro Mark Agius, the fifty seasoned and up-coming young musicians will perform classical and instrumental works, whilst also accompanying well-established local singers, Karen Gatt Darmenia (Soprano), Frances Catherine Farrugia (Soprano), Joseph Aquilina (Tenor) and Ivan Vella (Baritone).

Following on from the last months’ successful performances, the orchestra’s upcoming recital will feature well-known Italian arias and Neapolitan songs.

Some of the works performed will be accompanied by the orchestra’s resident concert choir Anacrusis. The repertoire will feature classical works like O Sole Mio, Funiculi Funicula, Duetto Buffo di due Gatti, Largo Al Factotum and Nessun Dorma amongst others.

The orchestral and vocal concert will be held on Friday, 21st June, at Montekristo Estate at 8.30pm. Tickets may be obtained from MonteKristo on tel. no: 22033000, Higher Grades, Attard or from the Orchestra management on mob. no:7995 0507.