Vocal and Musical Celebrity Concert for Europe

Vocal and Musical Celebrity Concert for Europe by the SLIEMA Band.

The Sliema Philharmonic Society is presenting its annual Celebrity Concert for Europe at the Auditorium Sir Temi Zammit, University, Msida on Saturday 28th April 2012 at 8pm under the distinguished patronage of the President of Malta, His Excellency Dr George Abela.
This Celebrity Concert commemorates Malta Entry in the European Union and when in 2003 the Sliema Band  was presented with the official flag of the EU during a musical programme in Brussels.

The SLIEMA Band shall be conducted by Mro Ronnie Debattista FLCM together with the special participation of pop tenor Ludwig Galea and soprano Karen Camilleri.

In this Concert Ludwig Galea will sing Tu che m hai preso il cuore from Franz Lehar - Il Paese dei sorrisi arranged James B Agius, Ernesto De Curtis - Non ti scordar di me and Luig Denza -  Funiculi Funicula both Luciano Apap arrangements.

Soprano Karen Camilleri shall sing Aria from Ennio Morricone -  Nella Fantasia arranged by Robert Longfield, Eduardo Di Capua  - O Sole Mio arranged by Luciano Apap and Vincenzo Di Chiara - La Spagnola arr. by Anthony Chircop.

Together they will end this concert by interpreting - All I ask of you from Lloyd Weber musical - Phantom of the Opera arranged by Ronnie Debattista and popular Lloyd Weber song - Amigos Para Siempre arranged by Brian Calleja.

Programme will also include Larry Neeck solo on drum kit by Chris Camilleri percussion teacher of the Sliema Philharmonic Society.

The Sliema Band will perform as well fantasy Oregon by Jacob De Haan, Jacques Offenbach Orpheus all Inferno, James Bond 007 Suite arranged by Frank Erickson, Michael Kamen soundtrack Band of Brothers, Farandole from George Bizet Arlesienne, soundtrack from Indiana Jones Film Raiders of the Lost Ark by John Williams and Van McCoy African Symphony.

Concert will end with Cardenio Botti popular Inno Sliema.

Tickets for this concert at a donation of Eur 5 can be obtained from Sliema Band Club, 34, St Trophimus Str, Sliema, Aquamarina, 48 Gzira Rd, Gzira and CC Teknik, Constitution Str, Mosta, Tel 21423317

Ticket Hotlines are 99443460  or  21317137

More information from www.sliemabandsacrocuor.org