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Diversifying My Repertoire - all about love

Posted by Malta International Music Festival on Monday, April 23, 2018, In : News 

Alan Chircop opened the day’s proceedings by welcoming those present and introducing the artists who were with him on the podium: soprano Ljuba Kazarnovskaya and the members of the» Harmony» quintet who would be accompanying her during the concert the following day as well as pianist Nareh Arghamanyan, who will present present a program, dedicated to Tigran Mansuryan.

 A short video presentation showing the soprano on stage during an open-air gig possibly showed why she ...


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HUSH – a thrilling new musical at the Manoel Theatre

Posted by Teatru Manoel on Thursday, March 8, 2018, In : Culture 

Teatru Manoel’s education programme TOI TOI, in collaboration with the Valletta 2018 Foundation, is presenting an original musical; written and directed by Denise Mulholland, with music and lyrics by Luke Saydon and performed by Teatru Manoel Youth Theatre from the 17th to 19th March 2018 at the Manoel Theatre.

 

HUSH is a story which will appeal to all ages (from 8+). It is a modern fairy tale about finding your voice when nobody seems to be listening.


Gus Nightingale is a little boy from a m...


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POP’S NEW PRINCESS RAYE COMPLETES ISLE OF MTV MALTA 2017 LINE-UP

Posted by Malta Tourism Authority on Friday, June 16, 2017, In : Entertainment 

POP’S NEW PRINCESS

RAYE

COMPLETES ISLE OF MTV MALTA 2017 LINE-UP

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MTV IS BRINGING BACK ONE OF ITS BIGGEST HITS

THE GRIND

FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY….20 PLUS YEARS LATER!

 

MTV International and the Malta Tourism Authority would like to announce that UK Platinum selling artist, RAYE, will open this year’s ISLE OF MTV MALTA main show. Returning to the granaries of Il Fosos Square on Tuesday 27th June, pop’s new superstar-in-waiting will join past collaborator...


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10th anniversary of Isle of MTV Malta

Posted by Ministry for Tourism on Thursday, February 4, 2016, In : News 

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of Isle of MTV Malta, Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis launched the branding campaign for the 2016 event. Addressing a press conference, the Minister for Tourism said ‘that this is the first time that the campaign leading to the IoMTV event is commencing well in advance. The date of the concert, set on the eve of a public holiday namely Tuesday 28th June, 2016, has also been announced one year before’. The Minister for Tourism reiter...


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VOCAL POWERHOUSE JESS GLYNNE CONFIRMED TO PERFORM AT ISLE OF MTV MALTA 10th ANNIVERSARY

Posted by MTA on Thursday, February 4, 2016, In : Entertainment 

British singer-songwriter and Grammy award winner JESS GLYNNE has been revealed as the first act to take the stage for the 10th anniversary celebrations of summer music festival Isle of MTV Malta.  The free live music event will return to Il-Fosos Square for the 10th year running on Tuesday 28th June 2016, in partnership with MTV and the Malta Tourism Authority.

Jess Glynne commented: “I am super excited to be coming to Malta for the 10th anniversary of Isle of MTV. Can't ...


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A Fantastic Evening of Jazz with Sandro Zerafa

Posted by Teatru Manoel on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, In : Culture 

On Wednesday 3rd February 2016 at 8pm at Teatru Manoel Sandro Zerafa teams up with some of the most important musicians in the European jazz scene for this unique concert.

Sandro will appear with bass player Yoni Zelnik, who can be heard with Avishai Cohen's TRIVENI amongst others, Yonathan Avishai, who is currently touring with Omer Avital's band, and Cuban drummer Lukmil Perez, who can be heard with Jacky Terrasson, Givoanni Mirabassi and Jean Michel Pilc. 

Sandro Zerafa is one of t...


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13 Percussionists On One Stage

Posted by Teatru Manoel on Thursday, October 22, 2015, In : Culture 

On Tuesday 27th October at 8pm, 13 percussionists will get together to perform IONISATION by Edgard Varèse. Written between 1929 and 1931, IONISATION is among the first concert hall compositions ever written for percussion ensemble.

Produced by the Malta Association for Contemporary Music in collaboration with Teatru Manoel as part of the Valletta 2018 Cultural Programme in the run up to the European Capital of Culture year, this eclectic concert also features some of the most unique...


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Teatru Manoel and Teatru Astra partner in an opera workshop

Posted by Teatru Manoel on Thursday, October 15, 2015, In : Culture 

Teatru Astra has just announced its latest educational initiative, 'Behind the Opera Curtain', a free workshop with directors and soloists from Teatru Astra’s forthcoming production of La Boheme. Aimed at opera lovers, singers and students, the workshop will be held at the Teatru Manoel’s Studio Theatre on Tuesday 20 October 2015 at 18.00hrs.

Artistic Director, Enrico Stinchelli, the Musical Director, Joseph Vella and the lead singers of the forthcoming La Boheme, namely local Sop...


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MTA commends the collaborative effort of all Stakeholders - the key success factor of the 9th Edition of Isle of MTV Malta

Posted by MTA on Thursday, July 9, 2015, In : Entertainment 

The MTA would like to thank all the stakeholders and service providers that were involved in making the ninth consecutive edition of the concert another successful night. The authority would like to thank the Malta Police Force, the Armed Forces of Malta and the Security teams contracted for the show.  A huge amount of effort had been placed in ensuring that security is given its due consideration and worked closely since early this year.

 

A special note of appreciation m...


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THE MINISTER FOR TOURISM EDWARD ZAMMIT LEWIS TOURS THE ISLE OF MTV STAGE DURING THE LAST PREPARATIONS FOR THE ISLE OF MTV CONCERT

Posted by Ministry For Tourism on Monday, July 6, 2015, In : Entertainment 

The Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis toured the stage this morning while the last preparations were underway for the annual Isle of MTV music event to be held on Tuesday 7th July, 2015.

This massive concert is being organized for the ninth consecutive year and a world class line up of artists will play on the Granaries in Floriana in front of a crowd which annually tops the 50,000 mark. The Isle of MTV concert is the apex of a week-long festival of live music and entertainment...


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INTERNATIONAL BREAKTHROUGH ACTS ECHOSMITH AND TORI KELLY CONFIRMED TO PLAY ISLE OF MTV MALTA

Posted by Malta Tourism Authority on Thursday, June 4, 2015, In : Entertainment 

Los Angeles’ rising stars and Scooter Braun’s latest signing set to make Malta debut on

Tuesday 7th July 2015

 

MTV and the Malta Tourism Authority are pleased to announce that LA’s alternative-pop offering ECHOSMITH are the latest addition to this year’s Isle of MTV Malta line-up. Performing songs from their debut album ‘Talking Dreams’ the band comprised of siblings Jamie, Noah, Sydney and Graham Sierota will take to the stage of Il-Fosos Square Floriana, ...


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VOCAL POWERHOUSE JESS GLYNNE CONFIRMED TO PERFORM AT THIS SUMMER’S ISLE OF MTV MALTA

Posted by Malta Tourism Authority on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, In : Entertainment 

ISLE OF MTV MALTA

Grammy award winner set to make Malta debut on Tuesday 7th July 2015

MTV and the Malta Tourism Authority have revealed British singer-songwriter and Grammy award winner JESS GLYNNE as the second act to take the stage at this year’s epic summer music festival Isle of MTV Malta. Marking its ninth consecutive year, the free live music event will return to Il-Fosos Square on Tuesday 7 July 2015.

Jess Glynne has shot to international stardom over the last ...


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Jazz Pianist Mike del Ferro returns to the Manoel

Posted by Teatru Manoel on Wednesday, May 13, 2015, In : Entertainment 

Dutch pianist Mike del Ferro returns once again to the Manoel this time as part of a jazz trio on Wednesday 20th May 2015 at 8pm.

Mike is no stranger to the Manoel and returns to the Theatre after a number of successful gigs. Mike is a highly sought-after composer, pianist and arranger who writes and performs in an impressive array of musical genres. He has travelled the world extensively (over 100 countries), searching for collaborations with musicians from cultures quite different t...


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The Gershwin Quartet at the Manoel

Posted by Teatru Manoel on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, In : Culture 
Teatru Manoel is starting this season’s new series of “Wednesdays at the Manoel” with a fantastic evening of eclectic music ranging from classical to modern by The Gershwin Quartet and clarinettist Roman Kuperschmidt on 22 October 2014 at 8pm.
 
The quartet is made up of violinists Michel Gershwin and Natalija Raithel, violist Juri Gilbo, and cellist Dmitrij Gornowskij. They have been performing as an ensemble since 1990. Their repertoire covers a variety of music genres including classic...
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ROCKESTRA 2014

Posted by Malta Community Chest Fund on Monday, August 25, 2014, In : News 

The sixth edition of ROCKESTRA, in aid of The Malta Community Chest Fund, will be held on 27 September 2014 under the distinguished patronage of H.E. Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta and Mr. Preca.

 

ROCKESTRA is a rock concert by the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra and will once again be held at MFCC Ta' Qali. ROCKESTRA, under the musical direction of Sigmund Mifsud and artistic direction of Pawlu Borg Bonaci, will include works by groups such as Pink Floyd, ...


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Cosmos and Cominati join up for a fantastic recital at the Manoel

Posted by Teatru Manoel on Monday, May 12, 2014, In : Entertainment 
Malta's most dynamic chamber group, the Cosmos Wind Ensemble, joins forces with the dazzling Italian pianist Roberto Cominati to present Cosmic Cominati at the Manoel on Tuesday 20th May at 8pm. The concert, a celebration of classics for winds and piano will feature works by Chopin, Nielsen and Grammy award winning jazz composer Paquito D'Rivera. The musicians will take the stage together to close the programme with Mozart's evergreen Serenade for Winds and Piano.
 
Born in Naples in 1969, Robe...
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