1. Sunday Lunch 0506162. Sunday Lunch 050616After a meeting in the morning which served as a follow up of the last concert and the 11am mass at Basilica of Xagħra, the choristers went for lunch together. Such moments serve to spend some quality time together and strengthen our relationships.

Giotto Affresco of the Virgin WeddingSchola Cantorum Jubilate animated the Nuptial Mass of Maria Mercieca and Jason Bonello at the Qala Parish Church. Mass was officiated by Mgr. Xerri, uncle of the groom.

The choir interpreted various pieces amongst which: ‘Ave Verum Corpus’ (Mozart) and ‘Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring’ (Bach). The choir was under the direction of Marouska Attard and accompanied by Ronald Camilleri (organ), Pierre Louis Attard (violin) and Noemi Attard (flute).

blooming-posterThis time around, Schola Cantorum Jubilate took a new initiative and presented a different concert on Sunday afternoon.

‘Blooming...afternoon tea with SCJ’ consisted of a concert of secular music related to the beauty of nature in this time of the year. This was followed by a refreshing tea party held at Ta’ Frenċ Courtyard.

wedding symbolsSchola Cantorum Jubilate animated with Wedding Mass of Luana Attard and Eric Portelli at the Basilica of Xagħra. Mass was officiated by Mgr. Arc. C. Refalo while the wedding rite was administered by Fr. Eddie Zammit.

SCJ choristers spent a weekend together at Porziuncola House in Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq. They started with dinner and the evening prayers. After an introduction of the weekend’s programme the choristers had a short singing session led by SCJ conductor.  SCJ singers ended the day by sharing some recreational moments together, and then watched the epic movie ‘Les Chorister’