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A CELEBRATION OF OPERATIC ARIAS

22/05/2018 12:00
A CELEBRATION OF OPERATIC ARIAS

Barocco Foundation presents superb tenor Alan Sciberras and international pianist Sofia Narmania to enter into an exciting world of captivating operatic arias in a lunchtime concert to be held at St. Augustine Monastery in Old Bakery Street, Valletta on Tuesday 22 May 2018 at 12 noon.

The concert highlights the works of the world’s foremost opera composers, namely Verdi, Rossini, Puccini and Cilea. The programme features Verdi’s Celeste Aida from the opera “Aida”, and Dei Miei Bolenti Spiriti and the Prelude from “La Traviata”. The programme also includes Puccini’s Recondita Armonia from “Tosca” and Che gelida manina from “La Boheme”. The repertoire ensues with Cilea’s Lamento di Federico from “L’Arlesiana”.

Brilliant pianist Sofia Narmania will perform piano solos which include Pachelbel’s “Canon in D major”, Mascagni’s Intermezzo from “Cavalleria Rusticana” , Chopin’s “Nocturne in c sharp minor” and “Etude Op. 10 no. 12”.

After the concert, visitors have the opportunity to enjoy a free guided tour of the remarkable monastery museum which showcases its striking, historical and sacred ornaments in the fascinating monastic chambers.

Proceeds from the event will go to the restoration project of the Augustinian Monastery. Tickets, costing 8 euro, can be obtained from the venue itself half an hour before the concert begins. For more details phone 7968 0952 or email: baroccomalta@gmail.com.

Venue

Valletta

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Organiser

Barocco Malta