The premiere of the trilogy will be presented in Riga as part of the ‘Organ Music Under the Aegis of BACH’ project. The Dubulti-part of the trilogy was composed by Rihards Dubra, the Liepāja-part – by Jānis Lūsēns, and author of Riga part is Ēriks Ešenvalds.
Thematic division: Thirst for the Ocean
Begins : 26.09.2014 16:00
- Riga Dome
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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