Christine Vella– Assistant Music Director & Saxophone Tutor
Christine Vella started her musical studies at the Għaqda Mużikali Marija Bambina, Banda Vittorja, Naxxar Subsequently she continued her studies with Noel Beck, Lawrence Borġ and Yvette Maria Galea under whose tutelage she achieved the Fellowship of the London College of Music (FLCM) and the Advanced Certificate of the ABRSM. Currently, she is studying under the tutelage of Paris-based saxophonist Antonino Mollica, under whose guidance she achieved the Licentiate of the Trinity College of Music (LTCL) with distinction in 2015. Throughout the years, she has also attended a number of international saxophone workshops and masterclasses with numerous other international saxophonists. Christine is very active in the local musical scene. She has played with various artists and orchestras including the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra and the Big Band Brothers with which she is the lead saxophonist. She has also performed in England, Italy, France and Tunisia. During the last three years, Christine has also been at the helm of the organization of numerous music educational workshops and masterclasses held in Malta and abroad. Christine has been frequently supported by the Malta Arts Fund and Cimetta Fund in both mobility projects and event projects.