Don Bosco Grand Concert next Sunday with The Big Picture
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The final preparations are underway for next weekend’s Don Bosco Grand Concert – The Big Picture – presented by the Gozo Youth Wind Band, within the Gozo Youth Wind Band & Orchestra.
The Grand Concert will mark the occasion of the Don Bosco Feast, with a programme of celebrations already taking place, culminating on the feast day Sunday, the 4th of February.
The band said that new arrangements have been introduced for the evening’s programme, including: highlights from musical “Chess,” “The Big Picture,” “The Mask of Zorro,” Highlights from “Cats,” “Serata all’Opera,” “Symphonic Rock” with the participation of guitarists Danny Magro and Mark Grech and “Hymn to the Fallen” will form part of the concert programme.’ The concert comes to an end with the Don Bosco Hymn.
The Big Picture will be performed on Sunday, the 4th of February, starting at 7.30pm at the Oratory Don Bosco Theatre, Victoria, Gozo.
The Gozo Youth Wind Band will be under the direction of Founder and Music Director Joseph Grech. Entrance is free and patrons are kindly requested to be seated 15 minutes before.
The Youth Orchestra, The Gozo Youth Wind Band consists mainly of 50 Gozitan Youths who after having pursued their musical studies both in Gozo and Malta on an individual basis, meet regularly in group to prepare an exciting and varied repertoire to be performed later on in concerts throughout the year.
This is the 16th year since the inception of these two ensembles, namely, The Gozo Youth Orchestra and the Gozo Youth Wind Band.