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Kremerata Baltica and Jazz Legend Didier Lockwood

Kremerata Baltica is on a tour with a legendary composer, improvisator, jazz violinist Didier Lockwood, pianist Anastasia Volchok and vibraphonist Andrei Pushkarev to perform a unique program of tango and jazz sounds. Inspired by a wide range of music, Didier Lockwood has always remained true to jazz, showcased with his many multi-ethnic musical colors in […]

Kremerata Baltica and Daniil Trifonov Tour

Kremerata Baltica chamber orchestra is touring with exceptionally talented pianist Daniil Trifonov February 8-21, 2015. In the program – works of M. Weinberg, F. Chopin, H. Gorecky, and K. Penderecki. Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov has made a spectacular ascent to classical music stardom since winning First Prize at both the Tchaikovsky and Rubinstein competitions in 2011 at the age of 20. Combining […]

Kremerata Baltica at La Folle Journée 2015

Kremerata Baltica together with renowned violinist Gidon Kremer will give several performances at La Folle Journée festival in Nantes, France during January 28-February 1, 2015. During 5 festival days more than 300 concerts are planned, hosting around 1600 musicians and expecting at least 150.000 visitors. With events that last no more than 45 minutes, la Folle Journée […]

“Grammy” Nomination for Kremerata Baltica Chamber Orchestra

Recording “Mieczysław Weinberg” released by ECM (producer Manfred Eicher) has been nominated for the Grammy award in category “Best Classical Compendium.” The recording is performed by Kremerata Baltica Chamber Orchestra and soloists Gidon Kremer (violin), Daniil Trifonov (piano), Giedre Dirvanauskaite (violoncello), Daniil Grishin (viola) and Danielis Rubinas (double bass). The main criteria of the category implies that the album […]

Kremerata Baltica and Nicolas Altstaedt in Switzerland

Kremerata Baltica is giving a couple of concerts in Switzerland together with German cellist Nicolas Altstaedt. November 4th – at Stadt Casino, Basel November 5th – at Konzerthaus, Vienna In the program – pieces by B. Bartok, M. Mussorgsky, J. Haydn, and A. Piazzolla.    

Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica in the Middle East

For the first time Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica are visiting countries in the Middle East and will present it’s audiences a spectacular “Seasons” program. During performances in Alexandria, Cairo, Abu Dhabi and Muscat pieces by Antonio Vivaldi and Astor Piazzolla will be played. Although A. Piazzolla did not originally wrote his “Four Seasons of Buenos Aires” as a […]

Kremerata Baltica on a tour with Martha Argerich and Gidon Kremer

The legendary Latvian violinist Gidon Kremer, virtuosic piano player Martha Argerich and the talented Kremerata Baltica are again on tour in Europe. This October the exclusive trio returns with the world premiere of W. A. Mozart piece’s transcription by Russian composer Victor Kissine. As well in the program – V. Kissine’s arrangement of L. van Beethoven’s […]

On Air: Gidon Kremer gets his own radio show

Gidon Kremer is about to explore the radio: on German radio station BR-KLASSIK he will be broadcasting his own monthly program. “Kremerspiegel” – is the name of the new series of BR-KLASSIK. The Latvian-born violinist can be experienced once a month discussing selected musical subjects and also presenting music for one hour alternating with the […]

Kremerata Baltica at International Shostakovich Days

Continuing the tour in Germany, Kremerata Baltica will give three concerts at International Shostakovich Days in a peaceful town of Gohrisch on September 20-21, 2014. Program includes pieces by Dmitri Schostakowich, Johann Sebastian Bach, Giya Kancheli, and Mieczysław Weinberg. Kremerata Baltica will perform together with soloists Gidon Kremer (violin), Anna Vinnitskaya (piano), Sergei Nakariakov (trumpet), Alexei Mochalov […]

GIDON KREMER’S RUSSIA in Dresden, Germany

Kremerata Baltica and Gidon Kremer are going to reveal a picture of Russia in a musical world on September 18th in Dresden, Germany. The program includes pieces by Russian composers  S. Gubaidulina, L. Desyatnikov, M. Weinberg, and A. Raskatov. Composer Leonid Desyatnikov will participate in a conversation with Maestro G. Kremer about music and current situation in Russia. […]