Detailed Schedule Of Events

Malta International Double bass Festival 2021
(11 November – 14 November 2021)
All events, masterclasses, workshops and lectures are FREE of charge
* venue : Palazzo de la Salle, Valletta, Malta

Thursday 11th November

10:00 – 13:00 and 14:30 – 19:00 – Individual live & Online lessons
(links to all online lessons will be sent to applicants that applied for online lessons on ww.maltabass.com, closer to the start of the festival)

14:30 – Simon Garcia & Gjorgji Cincievski – double bass composition techniques talk

16:00 – 17:00 – Uli Scheider & Gjorgji Cincievski – Beginners ensemble workshop

16:30 – 18:30 – Jiri Hudec – Double bass Ensemble lesson advanced

19:30 – “ THE DOUBLE BASS” – by Patrick Suskind (POSTPONED…)

Theatre play – Monodrama performed by Christopher Spiteri

 

Friday 12th November

10:00 – 14:00 – lessons live and online

14:30 – Diego Zecharies – Talk on Orchestra techniques and Excerpts examples

15:00 – 17:00 – Tutor’s ensemble open rehearsal

17: 30 – 18:30 – Uli Scheider & Gjorgji Cincievski Beginners ensemble workshop

17:30 – 18:30 – Diego Zecharies – Double bass Ensemble lesson advanced

19:30 – ALL ABOUT THAT BASS!!! Tutors Ensemble concert ( National Library Entrance)

Program: Popular classical and Pop music

performers:
Jiri Hudec (Czech Republic)
Diego Zecharies ( Uruguay / Spain)
Gjorgji Cincievski (Malta / Macedonia)
Uli Schneider (Germany)
Simon Garcia (Spain)
Michelle Scicluna (Malta)

 

Saturday 13th November

10:00 – 13:00 and 14:30 – 19:00 – lessons live and online

13:00 – 13:30 – Diego Zacharies and Gjorgji Cincievski – California Duets streets of Valletta performances

14:30 – 15:30 – Gjorgji Cincievski – G. Bottesini – His life, travels, and legacy – lecture talk

16:00 – 17:00 – Uli Scheider & Michelle Agius complete beginners ensemble workshop

17:00 – 18:30 – Gjorgji Cincievski – Double bass Ensemble advanced

19 : 30 – JAZZ EVE – Simon Garcia and Maltese Friends

Simon Garcia (Spain) – Double bass

Joe Debono (Malta)– Piano

Joseph Camilleri – Bibi Jr (Malta) – Drums

(venue Palazzo de la Salle )

Sunday 14th November

10:00 – 13:00 and 14:00 – 16:00 – live and online lessons and rehearsals for closing concert

17:00 – Closing Participants Concert Ceremony and Announcement of the Joseph Sammut Malta International Competition Winners (venue – Palazzo de la Salle)