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, 13 June 2014
Maltese baritone Joseph Lia and Russian organist Irina Rozanova will be giving a highly interesting concert this evening.  The programme includes works by Handel, Bach, Stradella, Pasquini, Durante, Mendelssohn, Messiaen, Franck and Maltese composers Joseph Fenech and Joseph Vella. Joseph L…
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Thursday, 12 June 2014
One of Malta’s best exports in the world of music, Simon Schembri gave a masterful performance this…
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Thursday, 12 June 2014
Professional photographer Sam Cefai has taken these artistic photos of yesterday’s inaugural concer…
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Thursday, 12 June 2014
And yet more photos, this time from Toni Farrugia! https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.558…
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Thursday, 12 June 2014
What promises to be a high-profile concert will take place this evening, with leading guitarist Sim…
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Wednesday, 11 June 2014
It hit the ground running, with passion and panache. It was one of the most exciting and wonderful …
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Tuesday, 10 June 2014
Rehearsals for the inaugural concert have come to a close. Mro Joseph Vella finished rehearsing wit…
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Monday, 9 June 2014
As in previous years, it is very encouraging to note that we are having so much response to our pro…
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Friday, 6 June 2014
After blowing away the packed audience at St George’s Basilica in the VIAF inaugural concert last y…
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Wednesday, 4 June 2014
Joseph Vella, Artistic Director of VIAF, has just returned from Vicenza, Italy, where he presided over the adjudicating panel of international jurists overseeing the 4th edition of the International Competition Mozart. In a previous post we announced that Joseph Vella’s works, Ramblings, se…
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