Every year in March musicians and listeners come together to get inspired by the Liepāja International Star Festival, and in the year 2022 the Spring Festival in Liepāja will take place for the 30th time.
The opening concert of the anniversary Festival together with the Liepāja Symphony Orchestra on the stage of the Concert Hall “Lielais dzintars” will feature a number of soloists that are well-known both in Latvia and abroad, such as organist Iveta Apkalna, pianist Reinis Zariņš, flautist Dita Krenberga.
The concert will feature works by the classics Johann Sebastian Bach, Frank Martin and Paul Hindemith, as well as the premiere of Arturs Maskats’ triple concert “Stained Glass of Childhood Churches and Summer Butterflies”.
Iveta Apkalna (organ)
Dita Krenberga (flute)
Reinis Zariņš (piano)
Conductor: Guntis Kuzma
Liepaja Symphony Orchestra
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) – Piano Concerto in D minor BWV1052
Frank Martin (1890-1974) – Ballad for flute and string orchestra
Paul Hindemith (1895-1963) – Chamber music No. 7 for organ and orchestra
Arturs Maskats (1957) – Triple Concert “Childhood's Butterflies Dances” (premiere)
Venue: Great Hall
Two-part concert, duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Organized by: Liepaja Symphony Orchestra
Supported by: Ministry of Culture, Liepaja City, State Culture Capital Foundation
INFORMATION FOR VISITORS:
An extended stage will be used at the concert, therefore, row 5 will actually become row 1.
When purchasing tickets, buyers must personalize their seats:
Pupils, students, disabled persons, pensioners – 2 euros
3+ family card holders – 30%
When attending the concert, the visitor must present a document certifying their eligibility to a discount.
Tickets are available here