An Organist walks into a bar...


Thu Dec 1st 2016 at 08:00
Malta, Loop Bar, Valletta, Strait Street

Event Details

The Strada Stretta Concept, under the auspices of the Valletta 2018 Foundation, present, An Organist Walks Into a Bar... , under the artistic direction of Giuseppe Schembri Bonaci. The event is being held in collaboration with the Malta International Organ Festival 2016.

What happens when an organ, so much linked with baroque, and not only, seeps 'secretly' into a red-district zone...and ends up looped in a Loop Bar......

Another 'out-of-the-box' event in Strada Stretta, will be an organ concert held at Loop Bar, as part of the events of the Malta International Organ Festival 2016.

The musicians for the special evening are:
Daniel Zaretsky (Russia) - Organ
Reggie Clews (Malta) - VIolin
Yaroslav Miklukho (Ukraine) - Cello

J.S. Bach (1685-1750 ):
Jesu bleibet meine Freude BWV 147
Wer nur den lieben Gott BWV 690
Wer nur den lieben Gott BWV 691
Sonata No 1 for Violin and Basso Continuo

BMV 1014:
Adagio, Allegro, Andante, Allegro
Pastorale in F Major BWV 590

J.K. Kerll (1627-1693):
Capriccio “Ku-Ku”

G. Frescobaldi (1583-1643):
Aria detto balletto

A. Vivaldi (1678-1741):
Concert in C Major for Violin, Organ & Cello RV 554a
Allegro, Largo, Allegretto

J.M. Michel (b.1962):
Three pieces from Swing-Jazz-Organ-Book


Special thanks to Loop Bar & Dr Joseph Lia, artistic director of the Malta International Organ Festival.

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