Choir tours

Every year the Choir undertakes a major summer tour: recent trips have included China, Japan, Malaysia, and the USA.


Public Performances

Sunday 9 July, 0915: Mass at St John's Co-Cathedral, Valletta

Wednesday 12 July, 1900: Concert at St Paul's Cathedral, Mdina

Thursday 13 July, 2000: Concert at St Paul's Church, Marsalforn, Gozo

Friday 14 July, 1930: Concert at St Paul's Pro-Cathedral, Valletta

Admission is free to all performances.

Concert Programme

Gaudent in coelis                                                        Sally Beamish (b. 1956)

Crucifixus                                                                    Antonio Lotti (1667-1740)
Ave Maria                                                                    Robert Parsons (c.1530-1572)
The Spirit of truth/If ye love me                               Judith Bingham (b. 1952)/Thomas Tallis

Singet dem Herrn                                                       J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Three motets                                                              Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
Beati quorum via
Justorum animae
Coelos ascendit hodie

Songs of Farewell                                                       Hubert Parry (1848-1918)
Never weather-beaten sail
My soul, there is a country

Thou hast searched me out and known me              Joanna Marsh (b. 1970)

 Nunc dimittis                                                              Gustav Holst (1874-1934)

English madrigals
Sing we and chant it                                                    Thomas Morley (1557/8-1602)
The Silver swan                                                            Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
Thule, the period of cosmography/                            Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623)
The Andalusian merchant

To be sung of a summer night                                    Frederick Delius (1862-1934)
The Lover’s ghost                                                        Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Just as the tide was flowing                                        Ralph Vaughan Williams


Recent tours include:

France (2016)
Hong Kong (2016)
Hungary (2015)
Venice (2015)
Croatia (2014)
France (2013)
Ireland (2012)
USA (2011)
France (2010)
Czech Republic (2009)
Denmark (2008)
Hong Kong/China (2008)
Italy (2007)
Japan (2006)