Photo credit: Domenic Aquilina


Malta Philharmonic Orchestra

Wednesday 20, JANUARY | 7:30 pm

Teatru Manoel

Igor Stravinsky’s Dumbarton Oaks Suite is inspired by the wonderful mansion and garden in George Town Washignton DC and was commissioned by the creators of this splendid home; Robert & Mildred Bliss, for their medieval style music room in 1938. Stravinsky’s Suite is in the Neo-Baroque Style as are the Bela Bartok Divertimento and the suite by Leos Janáček




Béla BARTÓK (1881-1945)

Divertimento for String Orchestra 

Allegro non troppo, Molto Adagio, Allegro assai


Leoš JANÁČEK (1854-1928) 

Idyll suite for strings  

Andante, Allegro – Moderato, Moderato – Con moto, Allegro, Adagio – Presto, Tempo di scherzo, Moderato


Igor STRAVINSKY (1882-1971) 

Concerto in E-flat “Dumbarton Oaks” 

Tempo giusto, Allegretto, Con moto