A Ballroom Suite

A Ballroom Suite
22nd October 2021 MPO Marketing

A Ballroom Suite

DATE: 22/10/2021
TIME: 8:00 PM till 9:00 PM

presented in collaboration with The Phoenicia, Malta


Francis Poulenc Suite française d’après Claude Gervaise, FP 80
Joachim Raff Sinfonietta, Op. 188 
Richard Strauss Suite in B-flat major, Op. 4 

The woodwind and brass sections of the MPO are the main protagonists of the chamber concert directed by Resident Conductor Michael Laus. The programme includes an exquisite selection of 19th and 20th Century compositions featuring various wind formations. 

Percussion and harpsichord join forces with the winds in Francis Poulenc’s vibrant suite. The feeling of joie de vivre pervades throughout the rest of the works in Joachim Raff’s Sinfonietta and Richard Strauss’ Suite in B-flat major.


Health Protocols:

in accordance to the Standards for safer organised controlled events taking place in an enclosed area
Admittance shall be exclusively on presentation of a valid vaccination certificate and ID card.

Pregnant persons and children aged 5-11 years need to present a negative rapid test result done within 24 hours or a negative PCR within 72 hours from start of event.

Attendees shall be subject to temperature checks at entrance.

Masks to be worn at all times.

LOCATION: The Phoenicia Malta, Floriana

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