Leone Band in Concert – Festa Edition this Thursday in Victoria
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The Leone Band in Concert: Festa Edition, is taking place this Thursday, as part of the Traditional and National Festivities of Santa Marija in Victoria, Gozo.
Produced by the Leone Philharmonic Society, this open-air concert will be held in Republic Street, Victoria, starting at 9pm.
The Society said that the concert is known for its vast selection of music from various genres, such as excerpts from movies, musicals and other classical pieces.
The Leone Band, under the direction of its musical director Colin Attard, will perform the cantata in honour of Our Lady ‘Per la Festa di Maria Assunta in Cielo’ of 1913 – composition of Maestro Orlando Crescimanno and lyrics of Professor Ramiro Barbaro di San Giorgio.
This cantata will also include Maltese Tenors Charles Vincenti and Alfred Camilleri, as well as the Aurora Youth Choir.
The Festa edition concert is taking place on Thursday, the 9th of August. Entrance is free, but seat reservation is recommended by email firstname.lastname@example.org or sms on 99130694.