Guest Principal Tuba
Christopher Spiteri graduated with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Milan’s Conservatorio di Musica Giuseppe Verdi, after being awarded a full scholarship from the Italian Cultural Institute. He received his orchestral training with the Orchestra Giovanile Italiana, Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, and the Academy Orchestra of Teatro alla Scala.
Chris performed internationally with Teatro alla Scala, Sinfonica di Milano, Filarmonica del Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Arena di Verona, and Tiroler Festspiele Orchester.
As a soloist, Chris premiered Arutiunian’s and Plau’s Tuba Concertos in Malta, accompanied by the MPO. He won the 7th International Edition of the Premio Virtuosité, as well as the Concorso Società Umanitaria in 2008, chosen as one of the best students from all the Italian conservatoires.