It’s fun to be bad sometimes / LR3 / / Latvijas Radio

September 17 at 19:00 The solo concert of German bass Andreas Bauer-Kanabas will take place in the concert series “Together” in the Small Guild, with works by Franz Schubert, Sergei Rachmaninov, Antonin Dvorak, Giuseppe Verdi, Charles Guno, Charles Mary von Weber and other composers. Pianist Mārtiņš Zilberts will be at the piano. “I am very … Read more

Closing concert of “Kremerata Baltica” festival in Dzintari Concert Hall / LR3 / / Latvijas Radio

Live from the Dzintari Concert Hall we listen to the closing concert of the “Kremerata Baltica” festival with the participation of the orchestra’s founder and artistic director Gidon Kremer (violin), Hugo Tick (violin), Georgijs Osokins (piano), Lusiana Mancini (mezzo-soprano), Andrejs Pushkarevs (vibraphone) and Kremerata Baltica. In the program: Andrjus Žlabis – Kaleidoscope of the Lost … Read more

Festival “Survival Kit 11”. Security without love and humanism is dangerous / LR3 / / Latvian Radio

The annual Survival Kit festival, one of the most ambitious annual contemporary art events in the Baltics since 2009, will take place from September 4 to October 4 in Riga, in the former building of the Museum of Writing and Music at 75 Tērbatas Street. The theme of the eleventh festival is “It is dangerous … Read more

Concert of the festival “LNSO Summer House” “LNSO, Raimonds Pauls and Gija Kančeli” / LR3 / / Latvian Radio

At the end of the festival “LNSO Summer House” in the Ventspils Concert Hall “Latvija” the concert “LNSO, Raimonds Pauls and Gija Kančeli” will be performed. Conducted by Andris Poga, the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra, saxophonist Oskars Petrauskis, pianist Raimonds Petrauskis and percussionist Rihards Zaļupe or Xylem trio and maestro Raimonds Pauls. It is a … Read more

Not as simple as it sounds. Jestra’s conversation with “Sinfonietta Rīga” musicians / LR3 / / Latvian Radio

In the cycle “Summer Evening Chamber Music” August 21 and 27 at 19.00 Chamber Orchestra in the Small Hall of Dzintari Concert Hall Sinfonietta Riga offers an exciting journey into the world of fine musical relationships. Six visions – six portraits of existence. The orchestra’s musicians will look at the small form scores of Sergei … Read more

In the studio – “Sinfonietta Rīga” musicians Marta Spārniņa, Jānis Stafeckis and Pēteris Endzelis / LR3 / / Latvian Radio

In the cycle “Summer Evening Chamber Music” August 21 and 27 at 19.00 Chamber Orchestra in the Small Hall of Dzintari Concert Hall Sinfonietta Riga offers an exciting journey into the world of fine musical relationships. Six visions – six portraits of existence. The orchestra’s musicians will look at the small form scores of Sergei … Read more

Hammer, saw, screwdriver. The biggest intrigue of the concert organized by Peteris Vasks Foundation – new works / LR3 / / Latvijas Radio

The biggest intrigue in the concert “Peter Vasks Invites. Summer. Mežotne” organized by Pēteris Vasks Foundation, which will take place in the Small Mežotne Castle on August 9, will be new works by Santa Bush and Platon Buravics, but the program also includes Jāzeps Vītols, Maija Einfelde, Tālivalža Ķeniņš and . All this will be … Read more

Summer classic of the orchestra “Riga” – Riga Dome. Narrated by Valdis Butāns and Evija Martinsone / LR3 / / Latvian Radio

Every year, the Riga Orchestra invites listeners to classical music concerts in the Riga Dome Cathedral in August. On the three Tuesdays of August, the large acoustics of the Dome Church will feature music for wind instruments and the organ. This year, the Riga Orchestra has invited a number of conductors, organists and soloists to … Read more

Riga Dome – Summer Classics of the Orchestra “Riga”. Narrated by Evija Martinsone and Valdis Butāns / LR3 / / Latvian Radio

Every year, the Riga Orchestra invites listeners to classical music concerts in the Riga Dome Cathedral in August. On the three Tuesdays of August, the large acoustics of the Dome Church will feature music for wind instruments and the organ. This year, the Riga Orchestra has invited a number of conductors, organists and soloists to … Read more

Vinyl enthusiast and founder of “Jersika Records” Ameriks is ready for international circulation / LR3 / / Latvijas Radio

With Jersika Records creator Mareku Ameriku we are talking about the beginnings in Jelgava, getting into Jānis Joņevs’ novel “Jelgava’94”, playing in a group Satellites LV and in the association “Kuba”, infection with the world of vinyl, the art of recording coverings, Jersikas Street, vinyl festivals, choice of material to be cared for, recordings in … Read more