News and Events

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November 2020

Advent Meditation Concert by Organist Christian A. Almada | 4 December at St John’s Co-Cathedral

November 26th, 2020|

The St John's Co-Cathedral Foundation proudly presents an 'Advent Meditation Concert' on Friday 4 December 2020, at 19:30 hrs, at St John's Co-Cathedral, Valletta Malta. The organ concert will be performed by Christian A. Almada, organist at The Papal Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls, Rome, Italy. Due to limited space, and for the [...]

TENDER: Piling & Additional Works For The Extension & Refurbishment of The St John’s Co-Cathedral Museum (STJCF011/20)

November 25th, 2020|

PILING AND ADDITIONAL  FOUNDATION WORKS FOR THE EXTENSION & REFURBISHMENT OF THE ST JOHN’S CO-CATHEDRAL MUSEUM IN RELATION TO THE PROJECT ERDF.PA5.0109 (STJCF011/20) Tender Document Statement on Conditions of Employment Minimum hourly workers costs Power of Attorney (if applicable) Data on Joint Venture Consortium (if applicable) European Single Procurement Document (ESPD) Tenderer's Technical Offer Key [...]

Opening Times Update – 25 November 2020 | St John’s Co-Cathedral

November 24th, 2020|

Kindly note that tomorrow Wednesday, 25 November 2020 St John’s Co-Cathedral and Oratory will remain open until 12:30 hrs (last entry at 12:00 hrs) due to a State funeral. The St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation regrets any inconvenience caused.     The Management The St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation

Watch: Toccata in D Minor by Jacob Portelli

November 18th, 2020|

Watch the Maltese harpist Jacob Portelli's rendition of Toccata in D minor, by Johann Sebastian Bach. 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 2020

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

October 25th, 2020|

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. Click here to download the BOQ. Click here to download the Schedule of [...]

IN SEARCH OF CARAVAGGIO | Lecture

October 20th, 2020|

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 [...]

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

October 16th, 2020|

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

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

October 14th, 2020|

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, [...]

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

October 9th, 2020|

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 [...]

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

October 6th, 2020|

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 [...]