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Address: Triq Ir Republikka, Valletta, Island of Malta, Malta
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Lunchtime Piano Recital

We attended a lunchtime piano recital which was given by Romona Zammit Formosa who played a beautiful selection of music. The recitals usually last about 50 minute and are fund... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 January 2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

We attended a lunchtime piano recital which was given by Romona Zammit Formosa who played a beautiful selection of music. The recitals usually last about 50 minute and are fund raising events in aid of St. Francis Church.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Wonderful musical concerts on Tuesdays. These concerts where very good - may be only on over Christmas/ New Year but demonstrates how well music in Malta is taught.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

We wandered into the Oratory just for a look-see and it was astounding. The marblework memorials on the floor are worth the visit alone. No charge, but don;t forget it's a church, so please treat with dignity!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

The church is very beautiful with a lot of wonderful artwork. There are concerts in the same complex. They charge a small fee and one was just going to begin when we visited. Worth a look while in Malta.

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

We were thrilled to be able to enjoy such a high quality program performed by Silvio and Ramona Zammit in historic surroundings. They performed works that he had arranged. The church has a lunchtime concert series as a fundraiser. There is just a small announcement posted outside for the upcoming show. 8 euros per ticket

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

We arrived on a night flight so the wise thing to do was to rent a car drive to Valletta (parking is 3 EURO FOR THE WHOLE DAY JUST OUTSIDE THE CITY) and the exquisite music performance at the St Francis Oratory on the main street.(Republic St.) Thoroughly enjoyable experience in a beautiful chapel.

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

We spent a very happy hour last week in the Oratory of St Francis listening to an excellent piano recital. Various lunchtime concerts are held at the Oratory and if they are all as good as this one, then they are definitely well worth attending.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015

this is a fantastic church, the building is stunning inside, had a service going on, so I just stood in a corner and listened , beautiful, and I am not at all religious. stunning interior.

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Chatham, Kent, Uk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2015

While walking around Valetta we realised we could take-in a Tuesday lunchtime concert performed by the Chapel Choir of the Suffolk Royal Hospital School. Interesting way to appreciate the church and enjoy the music.

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Fochabers, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015

Any art lover will be impressed. Caravaggio's beheading of John the Baptist on display at the moment.

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