A varied program in ‘Classical Guitar Concert’
Classical guitarist Bernard Catania will give a recital during the weekly lunchtime concert organized by the Barocco Foundation in collaboration with Din l-Art Helwa held at the Church of Our Lady of Victory, Valletta. The recital begins at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 25.
Bernard is synonymous with the ability to adapt to a wide range of techniques and styles. His repertoire oscillates between varieties of classical baroque, Spanish, Latin American and contemporary guitars.
During this concert, Catania will play Spanish and Latin American guitar music which includes Sober differences Guardaame las vacas and Tres Diferencias por Otra Parte by Luys de Narvaez Pavanes, Espanoleta and Canarios by Gaspar Sanz Asturias(Leyenda) by Isaac Albeniz, Dance Spanish no. 5 (Andalusia) by Enrique Granados, Spanish traditions malguena and Spanish Ballad (Romanza) and Francisco Tarrega Recuerdos de la Alhamra and Arabian Whim among others.
After the concert, patrons are invited free of charge to the basement of the church to attend a short audio-visual show on the construction, history and restoration of this jewel.
Classical guitar concert will be will take place at Our Lady of Victory Church, Valletta on Tuesday 25 October at 12:30 p.m.. Admission to the concert is subject to a suggested donation of €10. Tickets can be obtained before the concert on site or by email at [email protected] or by phone at 79680952.
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