The Gaulitanus Choir’s busy festive season programme of events reaches a climax on January 1st 2017, when it will once again musically usher in the New Year with the 5thedition of A New Year’s Toast. This annual fare will be held at the Kempinski Hotel San Lawrenz, Gozo, on Sunday January 1 at 19.45 hrs. The event is supported by theKempinski Hotel, Bank of Valletta and Playpen. A repeat performance will be held at the Hilltop Gardens, Naxxar, courtesy of the Hilltop’s management, on Tuesday January 3 at 19.30 hrs. Entrance for both performances is free.

The concert will prominently feature the Gaulitanus Choir and its soloists Annabelle Zammit, Patricia Buttigieg, Stephanie Sultana Portelli, Marthese Borg, Josianne Callus and Joseph Calleja accompanied by resident pianist Stephen Attard. The event will be under the artistic/musical direction of the choir’s founder-director Colin Attard.

Presenting a festive musical repertoire – including, amongst other, selections from The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Fiddler on the Roof and a special New Year Medley – which surely helps to set a positive mood for the year’s start, there’s no better way to celebrate the New Year with oomph in a relaxed environment!