The 60-piece MPO, with leader Marcelline Agius, conducted by Mro John Galea, was filmed on location in the Grandmaster’s Suite at Hilton Malta. The 55-minute programme consists of six overtures from the operas Norma by Bellini, four by Verdi, Giovanna d’Arco, Nabucco, Luisa Miller and I Vespri Siciliani, and will conclude with Guillaume Tell by Rossini.
The concert was filmed by the CVC Media team under the direction of George Scicluna. Sound engineering was entrusted in the hands of Sergio Costa, while mixing and editing were undertaken by Jan Košulič (PARMA Recordings). Lights were provided by Beam Lighting.
Special thanks also go to Malta Philharmonic Orchestra CEO Sigmund Mifsud and his dynamic administrative team.
Feel the Magic 2019-2021 is generously sponsored by the Gozo Cultural Support Programme, Ministry for Gozo, Arts Council Malta and other sponsors.