Christmas in Gozo with Schola Cantorum Jubilate & Carols by Candlelight
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Christmas is fast approaching with many events taking place throughout the festive season across Gozo. One such event is the extremely popular – Carols by Candlelight – with Schola Cantorum Jubilate.
This magical, festive concert touches the hearts with lovely Christmas Classics and other contemporary compositions, and should be included in everyones Christmas schedule and attracts locals and foreigners, some saying that they even plan their holidays around the same dates just so they can attend this event.
Schola Cantorum Jubilate first introduced ‘Carols by Candlelight’ in 2003. The Gozitan choir, under the direction of Marouska Attard, bring out the true spirit of Christmas,so that even with a spiritual touch, it manages to recreate childhood memories and above all supports life.
Another special setting is being prepared for this 14th edition of ‘Carols by Candlelight’ which once again will be held at St. Augustine’s Priory in Victoria, on Friday and Saturday, the 15th and 16th of December, starting at 7.30pm.
All proceeds from the soirée go to Guzeppa Debono Home, that caters for single mothers and prolife activities.
The cloister of the priory, will later serve as a banquet hall where delicious Christmas plates will be served. Ticket price for the concert and dinner is €70 per person.
Tickets are on sale from Bargate Bookshop, Victoria, Gozo and D’Amato Records Shop, Valletta..
To keep update with information please see the choir’s facebook page.