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31 May

Concerts (classical)

A concert performance Novecento

31 May
The same world-famous Italian author and philosopher Alessandro Baricco (1958) who studies glass castles, silk and Homer, during his early years has much though about music and even wrote books about it. Baricco is erudite, rather provocative and even a bit quarrelsome. He loves tangled ideas and always tries to purify the objects that he is studying from trivial assumptions.

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01 Jun

Opera, Ballet

Mackbeth

01 Jun
Macbeth is Giuseppe Verdi’s tenth opera and his first to be inspired by William Shakespeare – whose Macbeth Verdi had loved since his youth.

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02 Jun

Festivals, Festivities

Night of Churches 2017

02 Jun
Cultural event “Night of Churches” invites everyone to discover the cultural and spiritual heritage of churches in Riga and Latvia.

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02 Jun

Events in Jūrmala

Season Opening Concert of the Dzintari Concert Hall

02 Jun
Musicians: Raimonds Pauls, Vestard Shimkus, Latvian Radio Big Bend, Chamber Orchestra Sinfonietta Rīga.

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03 Jun

Concerts (classical)

Symphonic concert by the conductor Riccardo Muti and his Luigi Cherubini Orchestra.

03 Jun
On the stage of Dzintari – the world-famous conductor Riccardo Muti and his Cherubini orchestra. This performance opens the Baltic Musical Seasons. Dzintari concert will feature Schubert's Symphony No. 4, Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5 and Verdi's compositions, which combine virtuosity, artistry and brilliant performance of the classics.

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07 Jun

Concerts (classical)

Riga Festival. Kremerata Baltica and Gidon Kremer

07 Jun
Musicians: Kremerata Baltica orchestra; Oļesja Petrova, mezzo; Host and soloist Gidon Kremer, violin

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08 Jun

Concerts (classical)

“Ave Maria”, concert by Olga Pjatigorska

08 Jun
Olga Pyatigorskaya, soprano; Edīte Alpe, organ

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08 Jun

Concerts (classical)

Riga Festival. Latvian Radio Big Band and Shayna Steele (USA). 100th anniversary of the birth of Ella Fitzgerald

08 Jun
Musicians: Shayna Steele, voice; Dināra Rudāne, voice; Kristīne Prauliņa, voice; Latvian Radio Big Band.

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09 Jun

Concerts (classical)

Riga Festival. Uģis Prauliņš jubilee concert

09 Jun
Musicians: Inga Šlubovska Kancēviča, soprano; Kalvis Kalniņš, baritone; Kristīne Adamaite, organ; Rīga Cathedral Boys Choir; Sinfonietta Rīga orchestra; Conductor Mārtiņš Klišāns.

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10 Jun

Exhibitions

World Art Nouveau Day

10 Jun
To celebrate World Art Nouveau Day, which traditionally is held on June 10 in Reseau Art Nouevau Network cities, including Riga, visitors to the museum will have the opportunity to take a tour of buildings designed by architect Mikhail Eisenstein. This is one of the event's marking the 150th anniversary of the famous architect.

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10 Jun

Events in Jūrmala

Jurmala Cycling Marathon

10 Jun
Every cycling enthusiast is invited to sign up for the cycling marathon in Jurmala and become a spectator. Registration is open for both adults and children.

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12 Jun

Events in Jūrmala

Mitrofan Pyatnitsky State Academic Russian Folk Chorus

12 Jun
The world's most famous folk choir from Russia. Powerful and unique voices in a concert program accompanied by folk instruments, orchestra and enthusiastic dancing. An uncommon choir, the musicians and dance group keep the historical memory of the unique and only performance style and one-of-a-kind repertoire characteristic for the Pyatnitsky Chorus.

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