The 100th Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia was Celebrated on 18 November
The Latvian Centenary was celebrated with a rich programme of events all weekend long in Riga, throughout Latvia, and in 37 countries around the world. Latvia received countless greetings and salutations from friends and allies, and the presidents of Estonia, Iceland, and Finland participated in Latvia’s Centenary celebrations.
Māris Briežkalns Quintet and Kristīne Prauliņa will perform at the London Jazz Festival
Raimonds Pauls’ songs composed to the lyrics by American poet Gordon Pogoda, as well as compositions of the internationally renown project Rothko in Jazz will be performed at the London Jazz Festival, which will take place in the British capital from November 16 to 25.
Latvian Radio Choir goes on a Latvia’s Centenary tour around the USA and Canada
From 11 – 20 November, Latvian Radio Choir and its artistic director and lead conductor Sigvards Kļava will go on a concert tour around the USA and Canada.
"Matter to Matter" Arthur Analts’ interactive installation on view in Riga
Only 11 days – from 17 to 28 October 2018 – Arthur Analts’ interactive installation Matter to Matter which represented Latvia at the London Design Biennale 2018 and won the Best Design Medal, will be on view at the Museum of Decorative Arts and Design in Riga.
The Latvian National Symphony Orchestra on tour / Aix-en-provence
Emīls Dārziņš Will Resound in India and Sri Lanka for Latvia’s Centenary
From 27 September to 6 October, Liepāja Symphony Orchestra (LSO) and its art director and chief conductor Gintaras Rinkevicius will go on a concert tour to India and Sri Lanka.