KREMERATA BALTICA WEEKEND IN LATVIA
Sunday, June 12, everybody will be welcomed to two concerts. At 15:00 in The New Castle of Cēsis the percussionist of Kremerata Baltica – Andrei Pushkarev – will invite everyone to the concert “My Favorite things” where the program has been created by the interpreter himself. A. Pushkarev has chosen to play variations of his favourite music themes and melodies by Pēteris Vasks, Georgi Georgiev, Astor Piazzolla, and Peter Tchaikovsky, as well as his own compositions.
At the end of the weekend, on Sunday evening at 18:00, everybody is welcomed to the gala concert “The Classics of the Four Centuries” in the concert hall “Cēsis” where the spectacular French pianist Claire-Marie Leger has been invited to perform together with Kremerata Baltica by Maestro Gidon Kremer himself. This concert will remain in audience’s memory with pieces by Pēteris Vasks, the unique Sofia Gubaidulina, as well as the great Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and others. Conductor – Julien Masmondet.