ROCKESTRA concert has been extended to two nights due to an overwhelming demand for tickets. The sixth edition of ROCKESTRA, in aid of The Malta Community Chest Fund, will be held on 27 September and 28 September 2014 under the distinguished patronage of H.E. Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta and Mr. Preca.
ROCKESTRA is a rock concert by the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra and will once again be held at MFCC Ta' Qali. ROCKESTRA, under the musical direction of Mro Sigmund Mifsud and artistic direction of Pawlu Borg Bonaci, will include works by groups such as Pink Floyd, The Beatles, Queen, Status Quo, Coldplay, Foo Fighters, ZZ Top, Led Zeppelin, Adele, The Lumineers, Florence and the Machine, amongst others.
Besides a number of instrumental pieces performed by the orchestra, renowned local artists will have a unique experience to perform popular pieces with 65 musicians of the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra. Local artists include; Errol Sammut, Matthew James Borg, Gianni Zammit, Raquela Dalli Gonzi, Konrad Pulè, Kenneth Calleja, Ivan Filletti, Tiziana Calleja and DeBee.
Tickets for the first show are sold out while tickets for the extra show are priced at €15 (seated) €10 (standing adult) €2 (standing child). These can be bought online from www.ooii.com.mt, The Palace Valletta or San Anton Palace. Further information can be obtained from www.rockestra.org.mt, telephone: 21 226 226 or by sending an email to: email@example.com