Festival “Pēteris Vasks’ Music Circle”

Date: 
07.04.2018 to 27.04.2018

The resident ensemble “Trio Palladio” of the Concert Hall “Cēsis” - the outstanding Latvian musicians, winners of the Grand Music Award Eva Bindere, Kristīne Baumane, and Reinis Zariņš have prepared a special program for the new Pēteris Vasks’ festival at Concert Hall “Cēsis”. Two big pieces will be performed: one composed by Pēteris Vasks, the other – Piano Trio by the Estonian composer Erkki-Sven Tüür, similar to the feelings and moods. At the festival, one of the pages of the creative life of Pēteris Vasks will be highlighted - namely, the choir music. The program reflects both the composer’s written sacred music and the vocal works with a national and patriotic importance. Two values, which are very important for Pēteris Vasks - the spiritual world and the native land, nation. At the closing concert of the Pēteris Vasks’ festival, it will be possible to hear the composer’s violin concert performed by Hugo Ticciati, a British-born violinist, living in Sweden and Symphony for String Orchestra performed by Sinfonietta Rīga. It will be conducted by Juha Kangas.