BOV Supports Opera vs Pop Under the Stars
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Bank of Valletta is supporting ‘Opera vs Pop Under the Stars’, a concert by the Gozo Youth Orchestra that is being held at the Gozo Ministry’s Courtyard in Victoria on the 4th of August at 8.15pm. The concert is being complimented by an art exhibition by Gozitan Artist Paul A Stellini.
The orchestra features fifty Gozitan Youths and will include the participation of Guest Soprano Pamela Agius and Bass Noel Galea.
The Orchestra will be under the direction of Founder and Music Director Mro Joseph Grech and will include a selection of operatic arias from Mozart’s Don Giovanni, Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera, Macbeth and Simone Boccanegra and Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi, in the first part of the programme followed by an array of lighter pop arrangements from soundtracks and musicals including Porgy and Bess, Pirates of the Caribbean, Jesus Christ Superstar, Chicago and John Willams’ Movies.
The Bank’s sponsorship was presented by Jack Thewma, Manager of Bank of Valletta’s Gozo Branch to Mro Joseph Grech.
The event is being hosted by the Minister for Gozo, The Hon Giovanna Debono under the distinguished patronage of the American Ambassador, H.E. Molly Bordonaro. Entrance to the concert is free of charge.