Film evening 'Gidon of Riga' in film theatre 'Splendid Palace'


Program of the project ‘Born in Riga’ will feature a cinematic evening ‘Gidon of Riga,’ in the cinema ‘Splendid Palace,’ reflecting the life and career of Gidon Kremer in feature and documentary films; the program will focus the famous musician in his work with ‘Kremerata Baltica,’ as interpret of the role of Paganini and in other artistic feats.

Thematic division: Thirst for the Ocean

Begins : 02.07.2014 17:00


  • Film theatre ‘Splendid Palace'

Form of event:

  • Concert
  • Discussion / Lecture
  • Action
  • Event

Category of event:

  • Music
  • Cinema

Audience of event:

  • Children
  • Youth
  • Adults

Project description:

For a country of merely 2 million people, Latvia has produced a disproporionately large numer of world class classical musicians who work and perform with the best orchestras, and delight audiences in the most renowled concert halls and opera houses around the world. Through the concert cycle Born in Riga we welcome the stars back home in Riga for individual and joint concerts. 

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