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26 Jan

Concerts (classical)

Through the Years, the opening concert of the Three Stars music festival dedicated to Latvia's Centenary

26 Jan
The concert will have two parts. Part One will take the audience back in time to the 1920s and 1930s with performances of music of that time, slideshows of original photos and interesting facts about the day-to-day life of interwar Latvia. Part Two will feature a program of maestro Raimonds Pauls’ compositions, with the author at the piano.

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12 Feb

Concerts (classical)

Sun and Love, a Valentine Day's prelude concert

12 Feb
Orchestra Riga and conductor Andis Klučnieks invite you to a Valentine Day's prelude concert in the Large Guild. Singers Dināra Rudāne and Daumants Kalniņš will perform together with the orchestra. The program includes fiery melodies of love, lyric romances and worldwide hits.

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24 Feb

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Latvian Radio Choir and Riga Saxophone Quartet. 10th International Music Festival Saxophonia

24 Feb
The international music festival Saxophonia is the largest festival of saxophone music in Europe, which brings together world-famous saxophone stars. It is also one of the best attended and popular music festivals in Latvia. For the audience, this is an opportunity to listen to excellent performances of jazz, popular, classical, contemporary and world music at one place.

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19 Mar

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Opening concert of spring festival WINDSTREAM. Tango, flamenco, jazz

19 Mar
Riga Orchestra will open spring festival WINDSTREAM with a specially-designed and fresh program that will mark a bright start of the spring. Contemporary original pieces have been selected for the concert, and composers have used flamenco, tango and jazz elements and rhythms in their music. Luis Serrano Alarcon represents Spain, Robert Russell Bennett represents the US, Manfred Schneider represents Germany. The concert will be opened with jazz classics - George Gershwin's Cuban Overture.

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25 Mar

Concerts (classical)

Dona Nobis Pacem, a concert on the day for commeration of victims of the Communist genocide in Latvia. Windstream festival

25 Mar

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31 Mar

Concerts (classical)

Concert Membra Jesu Nostri

31 Mar
Dietrich Buxtehude is one of the most prominent composers of the Baroque era. J.S. Bach, a great admirer of his music, avidly listened to Buxtehude’s concerts and wanted to marry his daughter. The cycle that will be performed in the concert is one of the composer’s best-known pieces. The cycle of seven cantatas musically touches upon Christ’s crucified body.

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25 Nov - 31 Mar

Concerts (classical)

Organ music concert at Riga Dome

25 Nov - 31 Mar
Experienced Latvian organ players, as well as guests from many other countries participate in concerts of organ music. This offers an opportunity to enjoy one of the most splendid and valuable historic organs in the outstanding acoustics of the Riga Dome Cathedral. The Riga Dome Cathedral organ belongs to the highest achievements of organ building of the late Romanticism period and is an excellent monument to the history of music.

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23 Nov - 29 Mar

Concerts (classical)

“Concerto Piccolo” — enjoy the unique sound of Riga Dome organ for 20 minutes

23 Nov - 29 Mar
“Concerto Piccolo” gives the opportunity to relish one of the most splendid and valuable historical organ in the outstanding acoustics of Riga Dome.

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