Classical music concert at Riga Cathedral
BACH, BRUCKNER, BRITTEN
|AUG 10th||7.00pm, Tuesday|
|Venue||Riga Cathedral (Herdera laukums 6, Riga)|
Conductor Janis Liepins
Organ solo – Aigars Reinis
English horn solo – Elina Kuduma
August traditionally is a time when Orchestra “Riga” invites classical music lovers to enjoy summer concerts at Riga Cathedral. Concertprogramme “Bach, Bruckner, Britten” is going to be rehearsed and performed in a long-awaited collaboration with Janis Liepins, the first kappelmeister at the Nationaltheater Mannheim, Germany.
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)
Concerto for Oboe D’amore in A Major (BWV 1055) arranged for English horn and wind orchestra
Fantasia and Fugue in G minor (BWV 542) arranged for wind orchestra
Prelude in E-flat major (“St. Anne”, BWV 552/1) – organ solo
Anton Bruckner (1824 – 1896)
Hymn of Praise – arranged for wind orchestra by Philip Gordon
Motets Ave Maria, and Os justi – arranged for symphonic band by Carlo Balameli
Fantasie in G Major – organ solo
Benjamin Britten (1913 – 1976)
Prelude and Fugue on a Theme of Vittoria – arranged for wind orchestra by Jakov Raskin
Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Purcell, Op.34 – organ solo
Due to the current safety regulations during the Covid-19, concerts by Orchestra “Riga” are organized for mixed type audiences – vaccinated persons, persons recovered from Covid-19 and visitors who had a Covid-19 test before the event.
! All attendees over the age of 12 will be asked to present a valid EU digital COVID-19 certificate as well as ID (passport or ID card) at the entrance.
! Please, make sure that your Covid-19 certificate is valid, otherwise you will not be able to enter the event.
! At the venue a mouth and nose covering is required.
Thank you for your understanding!