Romantic Tales

Romantic Tales
11th February 2023 MPO Marketing

Romantic Tales

DATE: 11/02/2023
TIME: 7:30 PM till 9:30 PM

Anu Tali Conductor
Dmitry Ishkhanov Piano 



Eduard Tubin Suite on Estonian Dances 
Sergei Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43
Antonín Dvořák Symphony No. 8 Op. 88, B. 163 


The Malta Philharmonic Orchestra returns to Valletta for an evening of Romantic tales.

Internationally acclaimed conductor Anu Tali leads the MPO in a riveting programme of exhilarating Romantic music. Suite on Estonian Dances by Estonian composer, conductor and choreographer Eduard Tubin encapsulates the country’s folk idiom with a contemporary flair.

Young, gifted pianist Dmitry Ishkhanov interprets Rachmaninoff’s gem Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, in a display of virtuosity and lyricism. The audience is transported into a fascinating world of wonders with Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8, the epitome of liveliness and joie de vivre inspired by tales from his native land of Bohemia. 

This concert is presented with the support of MAPFRE MSV Life.

This concert is eligible for the MPO Membership Scheme discounts. 


An exclusive Shuttle Service will be provided for patrons at a nominal fee of €2. The service will run from Vjal ir-Re Dwardu VII (near the Tritoni Fountain) to the Mediterranean Conference Centre departing between 6:30PM till 7.15PM. The return leg leaves at the end of the concert. Pre-booking is required on

LOCATION: Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta