Organist Mark Vassallo (Malta) and soprano Dominika Zamara (Poland) will be giving a concert today at 7.15pm at St Nicholas parish church, Siġġiewi.
Zamara lives in Venice, Italy. She was educated at the Karol Lipinski Academy of Music in Wroclaw, Poland, and the Music Conservatory of Verona, Italy. She has toured throughout Europe, with concerts in France and Montenegro, and made her operatic debut as Mimi in La Bohème by Puccini in Padua, Italy.
Vassallo is the resident organist of the Coro Bel Canto, directed by Hermann Farrugia Frantz, which hold concerts of a liturgical and a secular nature throughout the year. In 2017, he was appointed organ scholar at St John’s Co-Cathedral. Here he accompanies the Coro Cathedralis, directed by Hamish Dustagheer, during all the important liturgical celebrations and feasts in the Church calendar.
The concert is free of charge. For more information, visit the festival’s site: www.maltainternationalorganfestival.com.