The Maltese composer Girolamo Abos has been widely celebrated throughout this year’s edition of the Valletta International Baroque Festival. This event, which also celebrates the composer’s 300th year anniversary since his birth, features the Die Kölner Akademie choir under the direction of conductor Michael Alexander Willens. The programme boasts Baroque pieces such as Magnificat, Benedictus Dominus and Messa a due cori.

The Magnificat – Girolamo Abos tribute will be held on the 21st January 2015 at St. Paul’s Anglican Pro-Cathedral at 7.30pm. For more information, please visit the Valletta International Baroque Festival official website.