„Organ Music Under the Aegis of BACH” Concert in Dubulti Evangelical Lutheran Church 24.08.2014


The project “Organ Music Under the Aegis of BACH” presents the seventh concert programme: Johann Sebastian Bach, Johann Gottfried Müthel; Bach and Charles Gounod - Ave Maria, Heitor Villa-Lobos - Aria from Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5, Charles Griffin - The Crown of Joy: Homage to Bach, Marģeris Zariņš - Variations on a Theme of BACH. Participating in the concert: organists Edīte Alpe, Ilona Birģele and Lotars Džeriņš, Liepāja Youth Choir, conductor Ilze Valce, percussionist Normunds Everts.

Thematic division: Thirst for the Ocean

Begins : 24.08.2014 15:00


  • Evangelical Lutheran church in Dubulti

Form of event:

  • Concert
  • Festival

Category of event:

  • Music
  • History

Audience of event:

  • Youth
  • Adults

Project description:

J. S. Bach and music, which has enriched the world and Latvia’s musical landscape, inspired by his personality and artistic genius, is a boundless ocean. For the first time in Latvia’s concert history, a unified concert cycle is created to bring into one program events planned in Riga Dome cathedral, Liepāja Trinity Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Dubulti to host the premieres of compositions dedicated to each of these places of worship, which will be crowned off by the first performance of the cycle ‘Latvian Organ Trilogy’ in the Dome cathedral. The project will bring together more than 20 organists, as well as quire, soloists, individual musicians and Latvian National Symphony orchestra.

Web address: http://riga2014.org/ergelesBACH



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