Inspired by Baroque

Inspired by Baroque
26th January 2022 MPO Marketing

Inspired by Baroque

DATE: 26/01/2022
TIME: 7:30 PM till 9:00 PM

presented by the Valletta Baroque Festival 




Johann Sebastian Bach/Arnold Schoenberg Prelude & Fugue in Eb Major, BMV 552
Peter Warlock Capriol Suite 
Ruben Zahra Androgynous Tears 
Johann Sebastian Bach/Leopold Stokowski Komm, süßer Tod, komm selge Ruh, BMV 478
Maurice Ravel Le Tombeau de Couperin 
Johann Sebastian Bach/Leopold Stokowski Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor, BMV 582


Philip Walsh directs the MPO at the Valletta Baroque Festival, a concert featuring an eclectic selection of 20th century and contemporary music inspired by the Baroque era. The programme includes orchestral arrangements of Bach’s solo works, Prelude and Fugue in E-flat arranged by Schoenberg, Komm süsser Tod and Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor, by Stokowski. 

Peter Warlock’s Capriol Suite, Ravel’s Le Tombeau de Couperin and Maltese composer Ruben Zahra’s premiere Androgynous Tears, evoke elements of Baroque dances and madrigals. 



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.
  • Pregnant persons 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: Hilton Malta, St. Julians