St Julian’s Parish Church was the venue for the first ‘Il-Kuncert tal-Milied’, which featured the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra and the Chorus Urbanus conducted by Dr John Galea.
This special festive edition of ‘Il-Kuncert tal-Milied’ is marking the beginning of the celebrations of the 125th anniversary of St Julian’s Parish.
The programme for Monday evening’s concert was a choral offering in true celebratory Christmas spirit. Featuring works by Gozitan composer, John Galea, including a world premiere of his Ave Maria, the concert also includes a delightful selection of Christmas Carols and the rousing Handel’s Hallelujah chorus.
Amongst those present for the concert were Deputy Leader for PL Dr Toni Abela, St Julian’s Mayor and Councillors.
Galea: Missa Fons Vitae
Galea: Ave Maria (premiere)
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus from The Messiah
And a Celebration of Carols.