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Latvian Maestro Raimonds Pauls released a concert single performed by Estonian singer Sofia Rubina

Latvian Maestro Raimonds Pauls released a concert single performed by Estonian singer Sofia Rubina

Inserted: 07.09.2021

The legendary Latvian composer Raimonds Pauls just released a new concert single performed by Estonian singer Sofia Rubina. The ballad Life in Black and White was performed for the first and only time in an online concert in January, but it will be heard for the first time live on September 16 at VEF Culture Palace in Riga, when several new songs will be played in a special love song program dedicated to Maestro's 85th anniversary.

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Raimonds Pauls anniversary will be celebrated with a special programme of love songs

Raimonds Pauls anniversary will be celebrated with a special programme of love songs

Inserted: 30.08.2021

On September 16th, at VEF Culture Palace, 85th anniversary of Maestro Raimonds Pauls will be celebrated with a special programme of love songs. In this programme Maestro will be joined by three outstanding ...

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Rīgas Ritmi Festival 2021 – final day

Rīgas Ritmi Festival 2021 – final day

Inserted: 04.07.2021

After four days of saturated musical programs, the 21st International Festival of Improvisation, Jazz and Global Music Rīgas Ritmi is over.

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Rīgas Ritmi Festival – the third day

Rīgas Ritmi Festival – the third day

Inserted: 03.07.2021

The 21st International Festival of Improvisation, Jazz and Global Music Rīgas Ritmi continued on July 2 with a concert of the global music supergroup Bokanté at VEF Culture Palace, quartet Vyšniauskas/Čudars/Poišs/Arutyunyan, jazz poetry project klausies (listen) and pianist Kristaps Vanadziņš trio performance at the Jersika Records Stage in the art house Noass, concert by Lithuanian modern jazz masters Shinkarenko Jazz 4N at the music house Daile, as well as concerts by Latvian pianist Gatis Breijers sextet and Finnish pianist Tuomo Uusitalo trio in the art space M/Darbnīca.

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Rīgas Ritmi Festival – the second day

Rīgas Ritmi Festival – the second day

Inserted: 02.07.2021

The 21st International Festival of Improvisation, Jazz and Global Music Rīgas Ritmi continued on July 1 with the concert of the Toms Mikāls trio in the art space M/Darbnīca and the performance of the special festival project Riga Jazz Allstars led by pianist Viktors Ritovs at the music house Daile.

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Rīgas Ritmi Festival – the first day

Rīgas Ritmi Festival – the first day

Inserted: 01.07.2021

The 21st International Festival of Improvisational, Jazz and Global Music Rīgas Ritmi was opened on June 30 with a concert of the pianist Rūdolfs Macats Quartet in the art space M/Darbnīca and an official jam session led by saxophonist Toms Rudzinskis on the terrace of the art space in the K. K. von Stricka villa quarter.

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Rīgas Ritmi 2021 announces the full festival program

Rīgas Ritmi 2021 announces the full festival program

Inserted: 09.06.2021

The International Festival of Improvisation, Jazz and Global Music Rīgas Ritmi 2021, which will take place in several places of the capital from June 30 to July 3, has announced the full concert program.

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Rīgas Ritmi 2021 artist: Antonio Lizana

Rīgas Ritmi 2021 artist: Antonio Lizana

Inserted: 07.06.2021

Both foreign stars and local artists will perform at the festival Rīgas Ritmi 2021. Here’s a quick conversation with the the new flamenco jazz saxophonist and singer Antonio Lizana who will perform at the festival on July 3 at 7 PM in the VEF Culture Palace.

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Rīgas Ritmi 2021 artist: Liudas Mockūnas

Rīgas Ritmi 2021 artist: Liudas Mockūnas

Inserted: 06.06.2021

Both foreign stars and local artists will perform at the festival Rīgas Ritmi 2021. Here’s a quick conversation with the Lithuanian saxophonist Liudas Mockūnas who will perform at the festival on July 3 at 6 PM on the Jersika Records Stage at AB dam together with colleague Arvydas Kazlauskas.

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Rīgas Ritmi Festival receives EFFE Label

Rīgas Ritmi Festival receives EFFE Label

Inserted: 20.05.2021

Assessing the artistic program and organizational quality, as well as its importance in international music network, the European Festival Association has repeatedly awarded the Rīgas Ritmi Festival the prestigious quality mark EFFE Label.

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