Monthly Archives: October 2020

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TENDERS: Restoration and Conservation Works in the Oratory of St John’s Co-Cathedral

NOTICE OF TENDERS The St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation notifies prospective bidders to submit an offer for the following restoration projects in the Oratory of St John’s Co-Cathedral, which include: THE WOODEN GILDED SOFFIT (Ref: STJCF008/20) Click here to download the tender document. THREE OIL ON CANVAS PAINTINGS IN THE SOFFIT (Ref: STJCF009/20) Click here to [...]

October 25th, 2020|

IN SEARCH OF CARAVAGGIO | Lecture

Ms Cynthia de Giorgio, CEO and Curator at St John's Co-Cathedral discusses in depth the life of the chiaroscuro master Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio. The mastermind behind the Altar Piece, The Beheading of St John the Baptist found in the Oratory of St John's Co-Cathedral. This lecture was brought to you [...]

October 20th, 2020|

Cappella Sanctae Catharinae | ‘Tu Es Petrus’ – St John’s Co-Cathedral

Performance of a Latin hymn 'Tu Es Petrus'. The performers are Cappella Sanctae Catharinae (www.fb.com/CappellaSanctaeCatharinae), in the atmospheric setting of the Oratory of St John's Co-Cathedral, This musical performance was brought to you by The St John's Co-Cathedral Foundation. Photo/Video: © The St John's Co-Cathedral Foundation 2020

October 16th, 2020|

The President of the St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation hosts the Archbishop and National Heritage Minister for an Update about the Co-Cathedral’s Projects

On Friday 9 October 2020, Mgr. Prof. Emmanuel Agius, President of the St John’s  Co-Cathedral Foundation, hosted a ‘Stakeholders’ Meeting’ with His Grace Mgr Charles Jude Scicluna, Archbishop of Malta, and Hon. José Herrera, Minister for the National Heritage, the Arts and Local Government, in the new ‘Caravaggio Wing’, at St John’s Co-Cathedral, [...]

October 14th, 2020|

Audition Call for New Children’s Choir to Represent The St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation

St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation is pleased to announce the formation of a children’s choir to represent the Foundation both locally and abroad. The choir will be trained by leading soprano Gillian Zammit and sessions will include classes in vocal technique, choral singing, history of music, theory and sight-singing which will aim to give [...]

October 9th, 2020|

New Collective Agreement Signed Between The St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation and UHM Voice of The Workers

On Monday 5 October, a new collective agreement has been signed between The St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation and UĦM Voice of the Workers, after approval by the employees. This agreement, starting from January 2020, covers four years and was signed by Mgr Prof. Emmanuel Agius, President of The St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation, by [...]

October 6th, 2020|