04 January 2015

New Year's Concert

HM Government of Gibraltar is pleased to announce the return of the New Year’s Classical Music Concerts to the annual cultural calendar. The events will be organised for the Ministry of Culture by the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society in collaboration with Gibraltar Cultural Services.

The Society will be holding two New Year’s Concerts featuring The European Sinfonietta. These will be held at the John Mackintosh Hall Theatre on Sunday 4th January 2015. The first one will be a Children’s Matinee at 5pm and followed by an adult concert at 8pm.

The Minister for Sports, Culture, Heritage and Youth, the Hon Steven Linares said, ‘We are very proud that our Government has been able to reintroduce the New Year’s Classical Concert into our cultural calendar. We have been working very closely with the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society for the past two years to make this event a reality. I feel it is very important to introduce classical music to children, very early on.”

Tickets for the Children’s Matinee, priced at £7 for children and £10 for adults, can be purchased from the John Mackintosh Hall reception as from Monday 8th December 2014. A family ticket priced at £30 will also be available either for two adults and two children or one adult and three children. 

Tickets for the evening’s performance, priced at £20 will go on sale as from Monday 8th December and will also be available from Sacarello’s Coffee Shop in Irish Town, the Silver Shop at 222 Main Street or from the Society by calling number 200 72134 or A limited number of tickets priced at £10 for Senior Citizens and Students will be available from the John Mackintosh Hall reception at 308 Main Street.

For further information please contact Gibraltar Cultural Services on +350 20075669 or