‘Puer Natus Est’ – Christmas Concert 2014 organised by the Xaghra Local Council
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The Xaghra Local Council has announced the sixteenth edition of the Christmas Concert which this year will be entitled “…Puer natus est….”
The concert will take place on Sunday, the 28th of December, Feast of the Holy Family of Nazareth, at the Collegiate Basilica of the Nativity of Our Lady in Xaghra (Gozo) and starts at 7.00pm.
For this year’s edition, the Xaghra Local Council has invited the Voci Angeliche Choir (the Xaghra Parish choir) to perform a selection of popular and traditional Christmas Carols. The choir is led by Ms Grace Vella Refalo, while the orchestra will be directed for the first time by Mro Ivan Attard, the official organist of the Xaghra basilica.
During the activity, donations in aid of the Community Chest Fund will be received.
The Council said that it is grateful for the invaluable support of the Xaghra Archpriest Mgr Carmelo Refalo together with the Most Reverend Chapter and Clergy of the Collegiate.
Financial sponsorship for the Concert is generously being provided by Gozitan and Maltese businesses and individuals.
This activity is being organised in collaboration with the Parliamentary Secretariat of Local Government and the Malta Tourism Authority (MTA).
The general public is cordially invited to attend. Entrance is free. Patrons are kindly requested to be seated by 6.45pm.
For more information please contact the Xaghra Local Council on 21563737 or visit the Council’s website on www.xaghra.com.
The Council said that it would like to take this opportunity to wish everybody a Joyful Christmas and a Happy New Year.