Gozo mini-festival – MUSIC+ opens on Friday with a music recital
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The mini-festival – MUSIC+ has had its offiicial launch by the Minister for Gozo Dr Justyne Caruana.
Thefree festival opens this Friday, and the public will be able to enjoy recitals from local and international artists, master classes in different instruments, workshops for Primary school students and talks, with a conference bringing the festival to a close.
The Classique Foundation’s MUSIC+ is being supported by the Ministry for Gozo NGO Assistance Scheme.
Minister Caruana congratulated to the Foundation on the preparation of the diverse elements in the cultural and educational programme.
She added that the two workshops for primary school children will help them acquire an appreciation of opera, “thereby continuing to foster the culture of – Gozo is Opera / Opera is Gozo.”
“This festival will be an integral part of the programme launched by the Ministry for Gozo to further enhance the experience of opera in Gozo,” stressed the Minister.
“The Gozitan cultural calendar is filled with activities such as these, which will continue to give added value towards Gozo as a distinct destination throughout the year,” she added.
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Photograph: MGOZ/George Scerri