Orchestra RIGA 50th anniversary concert
FOUR AMERICAN STORIES
|18. MAR||19.00, Friday|
|Venue||VEF Culture Palace, Ropažu 2, Riga|
To be aware of the latest repertoire for symphonic bands worldwide, and to introduce with that our local society, is an essential part of the creative work, done by Orchestra RIGA. “By staging this program we want to look again in the direction of USA, because a huge part of the contemporary music for symphonic bands is being created right there,” says Valdis Butāns, the Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the Orchestra RIGA.
Conductor – Valdis Butāns
Clarinet – Anna Gāgane
Piano – Dmitrij Golovanov/Lithuania/
State Choir “Latvija”
Scott McAllister – Black Dog, rhapsody for solo clarinet and wind ensemble
Steven Bryant – Pendulum
Dana Wilson – Concerto for Jazz Piano and Wind Ensemble
Eric Whitacre – Godzilla Eats Las Vegas!
INFORMATION FOR CONCERT ATTENDEES!
For adults a valid European Union’s digital Covid-19 certificate is required, confirming that the visitor has completed a full course of vaccination or has recovered from Covid-19; Foreign guests must present the European Union’s digital Covid-19 certificate. You may check the validity of your Certificate on https://covid19sertifikats.lv/verify.
For children under the age of 18 a Covid-19 certificate is not required.
During the visit to the Opera visitors must wear a medical face mask or unvalved respirator with a level of safety FFP2. Children between the ages of 7 and 12 are allowed to use a non-medical (fabric) mask.