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This year the First Malta International Organ Festival will be taking place between 28th August and 12th September 2014.

The opening concert will feature the highly acclaimed International organist residing in Malta, Wayne Marshall.

Other famous international organists will come from Italy, Sicily, Holland, Norway, Russia and Estonia. These include the Vatican organist Gianluca Libertucci, Erwin Wiersinga (Holland) and Andres Uibo (Estonia).

The concerts will almost be everyday during the two week span, and will also feature the Malta Police Band (commemorating the 200 years Police Force anniversary), singers, organ and trumpet concert, and much more.  The final concert by Andres Uibo at St John's Co-Cathedral will also include a string orchestra under the direction of the Russian conductor Mro Dmitri Banaev.

Organists: 

UK - Wayne Marshall 
Italy - Gianluca Libertucci (Vatican Organist) 
Sicilia - Diego Cannzzaro 
Russia - Vladimir Shljapnikov & Irina Rozanova 
Norway - Vladimir Suzdalervich 
Holland - Erwin Wiersinga 
Estonia - Andres Uibo 
Malta - Dion Buhagiar & John Aquilina 
Malta Police Band  under the direction of  S.Inspector Mro Anthony Cassar 

Venues: 

St Pauls's Anglican Cathedral, Valletta (main organ)
St John's Co-Cathedral, Valletta 
St John's Co-Cathedral  Oratory, Valletta 
Mdina Metropolitan Cathedral 
St Augustine, Valletta 

The entrance for the concerts will be free of charge.  A donation to the Dar Nazareth Foundation would be appreciated.

 

Schedule:

Thursday 28th  August by Wayne Marshall (UK) -  Anglican Cathedral, Valletta 20.00
 
Saturday 30th  August by Erwin Wiersinga (Holland) - Anglican Cathedral 20.00
 
Sunday 31st  August by Vladimir Suzdalevich (Norway) - Anglican Cathedral -12.00
 
Monday 1st September by Dion Buhagiar (Malta) – Hamrun S.Cajetan Parish – 19.30
 
Tuesday 2nd September by Vladimir Suzdalevich (Norway) Voice & Organ – Balzan Annunciation Parish  -19.00
 
Wednesday 3rd  September by the Malta Police Band - Anglican Cathedral 20.00
 
Thursday 4th September by G.Libertucci (Vatican Organist – Italy) Trumpet & Organ – St. Augustine Parish Church, Valletta – 20.30
 
Friday 5th September by Diego Cannizzaro (Sicily) – St John’s Co-Cathedral Oratory – 19.30
 
Saturday 6th  September by Vladimir Shliapnikov (Russia) Voice & Organ - Anglican Cathedral 20.00 
 
Sunday 7th September by John Aquilina (Malta) – St. Augustine, Valletta – 20.00
 
Monday 8th  September by Irina Rozanova (Russia) Maltese Composers - Anglican Cathedral 20.00
 
Wednesday 10th September by Andres Uibo (Estonia) – Organ & Violin – Ta’Pinu Church, Gozo – 19.30
 
Thursday 11th September by Dion Buhagiar (Malta) – Oboe & Organ – St Paul’s Mdina Cathedral – 19.30
 
Friday 12th September by Andres Uibo (Estonia) – String chamber orchestra (conductor Dmitry Banaev – Russia), voice and organ – St John’s Cathedral, Valletta – 19.30
 
 
 
 

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