ROCKESTRA is a rock concert by the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra organised by The Malta Community Chest Fund to raise funds for people in need. This year's concert will be held at MFCC Ta' Qali.
Rockestra, under the musical direction of Sigmund Mifsud and artistic direction of Pawlu Borg Bonaci, will include works by groups such as Pink Floyd, Queen, Aerosmith, AC/DC, Alanis Morisette, The Animals, Labyrinth, Toto, Police, Deep Purple, Brian Adams, Robbie Williams and Jimi Hendrix 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: Ivan Grech, Ira Losco, Paul Borg Bonaci, Kevin Borg, Raquele, Ludwig Galea, Petra, Matt of Red Electrick, Chris & Moira, Chris Grech, Errol Sammut and Frank Calleja amongst others. The concert is being held under the distinguished patronage of The President of Malta and Mrs Abela. Tickets priced at Euro 15 seated and Euro 10 (adult) Euro 2 (child) standing, can be bought as follows:
Online from www.rockestra.org
The Malta Community Chest Fund, Valletta and Sant'Anton Palace (between 9am and 2pm) and from The President's Kitchen Garden (open from 10am till 2pm and from 6pm till 10pm).