Listeners will be able to hear some outstanding world acknowledged artists in more than 20 concerts in Riga concert halls und clubs.
Artists, that has already approved their participation at the festival are – Markus Stockhausen (Germany), guitar virtuoso Yamandu Costa (Brazil), Maria Joao (Portugal), the new jazz star Grace Kelly (USA), vocalist and percussionist Vinx (USA) and Merilyn Mazur (Denmark).
This year, for the first time, there are going to be some concerts in “Vērmanes garden” on Tele2 stage, assembling many artists from Latvia and other Baltic countries as well.
This year, as usual, festival organizers offer workshops for the new talented musicians and other interested. The workshops are planned for “half day” – 4 hour classes, or the extended classes, which will be held for several days, ending with a concert.
The “Riga Kids Festival” which started as a tradition last year, will gather children and their parents this year as well. During the event, children ensembles and groups will be entertaining the listeners with songs and dances, adding some competitions and surprises.
We invite all the music lovers to Latvia in the first week of July. See you at the festival “Rīgas Ritmi”!
Festival „Rīgas Ritmi” – 29th June to 5th July.
More information at – www.rigasritmi.lv .