On behalf of the organizing committee, Artistic Director Prof. Mro Joseph Vella proudly announces the 19th edition of the VICTORIA INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL, Malta’s leading, longest-running, and top-quality Festival, an uninterrupted run of 36 concerts and cultural events over a period of 5 weeks, during which established, top-notch international and local artistes are the order of the day. While the main focus is on chamber music, the Festival also hosts orchestras, choirs, big bands, and more, apart from fringe activities and master classes in 7 disciplines. The dates for this year’s edition are from Wednesday 8 June till Monday 11 July. Over this period more than 400 musicians will perform and more than 23 countries world-wide will be represented. See our website for details on this year’s programme. Victoria International Arts Festival is a proud recipient of the EFFE label.