On 3 February 2018 Fondazzjoni Paulus launched the CD Celebrating St Paul that features Christopher Muscat's Cantata L-X ta' Frar 1928 performed by the Jubilate Deo Choir and the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Marco Frisina. The launch took place at the Presidential Palace of Verdala under the distinguished patronage of H.E. Marie Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta.
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The Global Climate Change Music Project
Because climate change is a planetary problem … composers from every country on the planet contributed 4 bars of music to create one composition that speaks for the earth.
Christopher Muscat is one of the 187 composers featured in this project. Click here for a preview of the project.
31 October 2018
Nadia Debono (viola) and Michael Laus (piano) perform Muscat's Dirge at Palazzo de la Salle, Valletta. Click here for tickets and more details
19 September 2018
Joanne Camilleri (piano) performs Muscat's For Mabel in the Malta National Day Concert at the Palais des Nations, UN Headquarters in Geneva (Switzerland) | Click here for more details
4 July 2018
Caroline Calleja (harp) and Maria Conrad (violin) in a harp & violin recital as part of the Victoria International Arts Festival (Victoria, Gozo) | St. Francis Church | Click here for more details
4 June 2018
Caroline Calleja (harp) and Maria Grech Ganado (poet) as part of the Iljieli fit-Teatru series. Pjazza Teatru Rjal, Valletta | 19:30h | Free entrance | Click here to book tickets.
8 May 2018
World premiere of Christopher Muscat's Concerto for Strings by the Hrvatski Komorni Orkestar conducted by Michael Laus in Zagreb Croatia | Click here for more details.
21 March 2018
Christopher Muscat conducts the Cappella Gregoriana Jubilate Deo and the Jubilate Deo Choir in the annual Passiontide concert at the Parish Church of Naxxar | 19:30h | Free entrance | Click here to book tickets.
7 March 2018
24 February 2018
Caroline Calleja (harp) and Maria Frendo (soprano) perform Joseph Vella's Kantilena on the occassion of the inauguration of the Joseph Vella Musical Archives in Victoria, Gozo.
1 February 2018
Annual concert of sacred music organised by Fondazzjoni Paulus featuring works by Gustav Holst, Paolino Vassallo and Felix Mendelssohn. Malta Philharmonic Orchestra | Conductor Christopher Muscat
23 December 2017
Performance of Muscat's Ave Maria and Salve Regina by Capella Ex Occasione (cond. Ruben de Grauw) and Cantabile (cond. Ad van Unen) at the Grote Kerk, Breda (Netherlands).
It is indeed difficult to tackle the Stabat Mater, but Muscat's work impresses with its freshness
"In this recording, Muscat guides the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra, his distinguished soloists and the listener with authority and passion through his very personal vision of Mary's harrowing journey."