This year, the annual world, jazz and improvisational music festival Riga Ritmi 2019 will take place for the nineteenth time. The main concerts will take place at the Riga Congress Hall where the stars of the world will perform. First of all, the prestigious Grammy Award winner Jon Cleary from New Orleans, USA. "Ninth World Wonder" - its singer, pianist and composer is called Bonnie Rait. For the first time in the Baltics, the amazing talent Jamison Ross will perform. Winning the prestigious T.Monk contest as a drummer, the Grammy Award has been nominated as a singer, while critics are praised as a composer.
For the first time, the people of Riga and Riga will hear Judith Hill, the artist from the US, who has been invited to both Josh Groban and Michael Buble concerts, and has performed with pop music master Michael Jackson, and the Prince himself has been involved in the production of his album.
Flamenco music lovers will rarely see and hear French artist Paloma Pradal. Do not miss the pride of Swedish music Jonah Nilsson, who will conclude the festival concert marathon at the Congress House.
A striking miracle of the festival program is the new pianist A Bu from China, Riga Jazz Stage winner Kristina Kovalyova from St Petersburg . Freedoms Trio, an unrivaled three-continent musician alliance, Italian jazz star Federico Milone, and of course the best Latvian musicians.