The JP2 Foundation celebrates ‘World Organ Day 2013’

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The JP2 Foundation celebrates 'World Organ Day 2013'The JP2 Foundation recently celebrated ‘World Organ Day 2013’ by joining the 850 organ recitals which took place between the 5th and the 6th May 2013 from all over the World as part of the World Organ Day 2013.

This event was launched to mark the 850th anniversary of the Notre Dame de Paris. Special thanks goes to members of the JP2 Foundation Mr and Mrs Joelsin and Ruth Bezzina who have encouraged this event.

The celebration consisted of two recitals, the first took place at Our Lady of Ta’ Pinu Basilica in Gozo on Sunday, the 5th of May, with the participation of sopranos Ruth Portelli and Hilda Grima accompanied on the organ by Dr Mro John Galea.

The second recital took place on Monday, the 6th of May at the Jesuit Church in Valletta. This event was in full collaboration with the University of Malta with the participation of Mr Euchar Gravina, a music undergraduate within the Department of Music.

Photographs – Alain Salvary.

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