Schedule of Performance Events

Malta International Double bass days in Valletta 2020
(6 November – 8 November 2020)
All events will be aired FREE on our YouTube and Facebook page

Detailed Schedule

Friday  6th November (CET time)

10:00 – “All is Music ”
– Morning educational fun with Michelle Scicluna

11:00 – “Unique Valletta”
Historical Music postcard ,
Music from J. S Bach “Goldberg Variations” trio for Violin, Viola and Double bass
Pre performance talk – Catherine Tabone ( CEO of Valletta Cultural Agency)

12: 30 –  “Bass tips from the Masters”

14:30 – “ Bass and Voice ta Malta”
Music – Maltese Song – “Karozzin”
performed by Daniel Cauchi and Gjorgji Cincievski

16:00 – “Double bass Passion”
Music: A. Piazzolla – Grand Tango
performed by Diego Zacharies and LUCA Camerata

19:30 – ” Ojos Negros – Flamenco musical tale – World Premiere (Highlights) ”
Highlights of the world premiere of the first commissioned composition by the Malta bass days, written by Spanish composer Simon Garcia – “Black Eyes” Flamenco Ballet for two double basses and a Flamenco dancer
performed and recorded by  Simon Garcia , Gjorgji Cincievski, Deborah Falzon
(Visuals –Deborah Falzon,  Michelle Scicluna, Gjorgji  Cincievski)

Saturday 7th November (CET time)

10:00 – “All is Music”
–  Morning educational fun with Michelle Scicluna

11:00 – “Unique Valletta”
Historical Music postcard,
Music from J. S Bach “Goldberg Variations” for Violin, Viola and Double bass
Pre performance talk – Catherine Tabone (CEO of Valletta Cultural Agency)

12: 30 – “ Bass tips from the Masters”

14:30 – “Bass and Voice ta Malta”
Music : Maltese Song “Lanca Geija”
performed by Daniel Cauchi and Gjorgji Cincievski

16:00 –“ Virtuosity as musical expression ”
Music : A. Misek “Concert Polonaise”
performed Boguslaw Furtok and Ewa Warykiewicz

19: 30 – “Music fit for Kings”

Performance dedicated to Beethoven 2020 celebration.
Music – 1st movement of Beethoven Sonata No.3 op 69 – A Major for cello and piano,
performed by Gjorgji Cincievski  and Francis Camilleri
Pre performance talk – Kenneth Zammit Tabona (Artistic Director at Teatru Manoel & Artistic Director at Valletta Baroque Festival)

21:00 –“Timeless Jazz Masterpiece”
music – Rufus Reid -“Come Rain or Come Shine”
performed by Rufus Reid Trio

 

Sunday 8th November (CET time)

10:00 – “All is Music”
Morning educational fun with Michelle Scicluna

11:00 – “Unique Valletta”
Historical Music postcard,
Music from J. S Bach “Goldberg Variations” for Violin, Viola and Double bass
Pre performance talk – Catherine Tabone (CEO of Valletta Cultural Agency)

12: 30 –  “Bass tips from the Masters “

14:30 – “Bass and Voice ta’ Malta”
Music : Maltese Song “Thazziz”
performed by Daniel Cauchi and Gjorgji Cincievski (Malta)

16:00 –“Double bass historical treasures”
Music : František Hertl “ Prelude”
performed by Jiri Hudec

18:30 – “ Voices of tomorrow –  Hope, Love and Unity”
Music : David Popper – Requiem op. 66 (transc. Cincievski)
(performed by Ewa, Boguslaw Furtok, Gjorgji Cincievski, Jason Heath and Ewa Warykiewicz )

19:30 – “ Its all about that Bass!”
– Closing concert : Students recording from participants all over the world– double bass choir and chamber music