Choir LATVIJA will celebrate Pēteris Vasks anniversary

On April 22 at 7 pm, at Riga Cathedral choir LATVIJA together with conductor Māris Sirmais will perform music by composer Pēteris Vasks. It will be composer Vasks anniversary concert. He is one of the first Latvians whose music has echoed into the world the furthest, as well as the first whose creative heritage is looked after by an important publishing house in Europe.

Concert programm: world premiere of P.Vasks Gloria (for choir and organ), Prayer for Latvia, Evening Music, Dona nobis pacem, Mother Sun, Te Deum and Agnus Dei. 

Participants: Kristīne Adamaite (organ), Tālivaldis Deksnis (organ), Ēriks Kiršfelds (cello), Māris Sirmais (conductor) and State Choir Latvija.