World music supergroup Bokante - nominated for Grammy Award
One of the main artists of this year's Rigas Ritmi Festival, the world music supergroup Bokante, has been nominated for the prestigious Grammy Award. The winners of the every musician's coveted little gramophones will be known on January 26th.Read more >
Album by Rigas Ritmi 2020 artist Roberto Fonseca receives positive reviews from critics
This year, Roberto Fonseca, considered to be the brightest Cuban pianist nowadays, will be one of the main artists at the Rigas Ritmi Festival. His latest album Yesun, released late last year, continues to receive positive reviews from music critics.Read more >
You can be original in a cappella!
On December 10, at the Splendid Palace cinema, the Art of Riga Jazz improvisation and jazz concert series will feature internationally acclaimed innovative a cappella stars from six-man international ...Read more >
With two concerts in Riga - Charlie Hunter and Lucy Woodward
Concerts on November 15 and November 16 at 19.00 at the Latvian Radio Studio 1.Read more >
Lap steel guitarist Roosevelt Collier will perform in "Art of Riga Jazz" concert series
On October 26 at the Latvian Radio Studio 1 the American lap steel guitarist Roosevelt Collier will perform a concert in the “Art of Riga Jazz” concert series. Roosevelt ...Read more >
Festival Rigas Ritmi 2019 has ended
The 19th improvisation, jazz and world music festival "Riga Ritmi 2019" has ended with an exotic Chinese artists' concert at the Congress Centre.Read more >
Festival Rigas Ritmi 2019 will celebrate 100 years of jazz in Europe
Rigas Ritmi festival is the most loved improvisation, jazz and world music happening in Latvia at the very beginning of July. The stages are located at different spots in Riga featuring concerts by both - world-famous and young musical talents. It is already 19th year of the festival and this time it will celebrate 100 years of jazz in Europe.Read more >
Tickets to the Rigas Ritmi 2019 concerts are on sale!
The Rigas Ritmi Festival 2019 will be held for the 19th time, from July 2nd till July 6th. It will offer a colorful program with concerts, workshops and jam session nights. The concerts will take place at the Riga Congress Hall, Origo Summer Stage, “OlainFarm Jazz Nights” at the club “Kaļķu Vārti”, open-air leisure venue "Egle”, VEF Jazz Club.Read more >
Summer's main jazz event is coming!
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The triumph of music over the show! “Art of Riga Jazz” programme.
This year, “Art of Riga Jazz” offers music lovers and devotees 4 outstanding concerts with performers who have already gained recognition from music critics around the world, but have not visited Riga so far.Read more >