LNSO SUMMER FESTIVAL 2019

GORS, The Embassy of Latgale


The LNSO Summer Festival celebrates the end of summer with music and musical productions for families with children, for groups of friends, for classical music fans and professionals, as well as for simple passers-by.

The festival has something for everyone – concerts, productions, exercise in the morning, talks and even a movie show on the roof.

See you at the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra celebration for family and friends!

Program of the festival:

23
August 19:00 Small Hall

Summer Festival opening. Jānis Ivanovs and the Newcomers

Workshop Chamber Ensemble and Rēzekne Chamber Orchestra
Conductor Jānis STAFECKIS

Programme:

Jānis Ivanovs, new works by composition workshop participants

23
August 21:30 Roof terrace

Music and Movie Night

TBA

24
August 17:00 Small Hall

MUSICAL PRODUCTION FOR PARENTS AND CHILDREN

Loranga, or The Story of a Rather Odd Home

Composer Edgars MĀKENS
Director Ģirts ŠOLIS
Actors and LNSO instrumental ensemble

24
August 16:00 and 18:00

Rhythm games with percussion ensemble Perpetuum ritmico

24
August 19:00 Great Hall

Beethoven's Eroica, Carion and the LNSO

Wind quintet Carion (Denmark/Latvia) and the LNSO
Conductor Andris POGA
Director Dāvis SĪMANIS
Lighting design Oskars PAULIŅŠ

Programme:

Andris DZENĪTIS, Brita BYSTRÖM, Anders NORDENTOFT New Work for Wind Quintet and Orchestra
Ludwig van BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3

25
August 11:00 location TBA

Musical Morning Drill

25
August 12:00

Concert production for toddlers

25
August 15:00 Small Hall

MUSICAL PRODUCTION FOR PARENTS AND CHILDREN

Loranga, or The Story of a Rather Odd Home

Composer Edgars MĀKENS
Director Ģirts ŠOLIS
Actors and LNSO instrumental ensemble

25
August 17:00 Great Hall

Bernstein, Gershwin, Ellington, Björk, and Linda Leen

Linda LEEN – vocals
Gints PABĒRZS – saxophone
LNSO and LATVIAN RADIO BIG BAND
Conductor Guntis KUZMA

Programme:

Irving BERLIN, Leonard BERNSTEIN, BJÖRK, Duke ELLINGTON, George GERSHWIN, Cole PORTER, Linda LEEN, Kārlis VANAGS (new work)