Miriam Cauchi and Carmine Lauri for VIAF 2018

It is with great pleasure that VIAF organisers announce the participation of soprano Miriam Cauchi and violinist Carmine Lauri for the opening and closing concerts respectively in this year’s 21st edition of our Festival.  The Malta Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Philip Walsh will be in attendance.  All VIAF concerts and cultural events are offered to the public free of charge.

VIAF 2018 Miriam Cauchi

 

VIAF 2018 Carmine Lauri 3

Watch this space for more details on both concerts.

VIAF 2018 is being held in honour of its Artistic Director, Prof. Mro Joseph Vella, who passed away suddenly earlier this year.  His name and his legacy will always be cherished and honoured.