Victoria International Arts Festival (VIAF) is Malta’s longest-running Festival of its kind. Taking place over an uninterrupted period of five weeks, all concerts and cultural events are free of charge. It’s been dubbed ‘Gozo’s miracle’ and ‘a quiet revolution’. Be part of it!

Friday, 16 June 2017
Victoria International Arts Festival is indeed privileged to have hosted two superb string quartets in one week, namely, the Urban Quartet and the formidable Martinů. The latter are not new to the Festival and it is indeed a great honour for the organisers to welcome them every year. Their presence…
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Thursday, 15 June 2017
Following a massive success with his pianoforte recital on Wednesday 14 June, Gabriele Vianello tea…
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Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Venetian virtuoso pianist Gabriele Vianello is no newcomer to the Victoria International Arts Festi…
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Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Having a very young performer playing in a festival that includes such world-class names as the Sis…
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Monday, 12 June 2017
Urban Quartet from the heart of Paris gave a most polished and refined interpretation of three work…
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Sunday, 11 June 2017
And they came again. After hugely entertaining a massive audience for the past years, the Royal Con…
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Saturday, 10 June 2017
There is something about chamber music that speaks personally and universally, intimately and compr…
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Friday, 9 June 2017
Piano recitals can generate a lot of excitement.  When the performer is a Professor of Pianoforte S…
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Wednesday, 7 June 2017
The highlight of this year’s 20th anniversary of the Victoria International Arts Festival took plac…
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Tuesday, 6 June 2017
It was with conviction and confidence that VIAF 2017 opened to a packed house on Tuesday 6 June. The concert, featuring the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, soprano Claire Debono, tenors Joseph Mercieca and Paul Patinka, the Laudate Pueri Choir of St George’s Basilica, and the University of Delaware C…
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