Riga Symphony 2016 Program

Riga Symphony 2016 Program


Friday (2.12.2016)

12:00 – 13:00 Registration of participants at Radisson BLU Daugava Reception hall (Kuģu 24).

16:00 Christmas charity concert at St.Peter’s church (Skārņu 19).

19:00 – 20:00 Creative workshop “Give an angel” – charity event, where Riga Symphony participants create angels for pupils of boarding schools at Radisson BLU Daugava hall “Papagailis” (Kuģu  24).

19:00 Informative meeting for the heads of the delegations at Radisson BLU Daugava, hall Gauja (Kuģu  24).


Saturday (3.12.2016)

9:00 – 13:00 Workshops. Latvian and international well-known musicians and vocal coaches will lead several workshops to increase the knowledge about music and performing on stage of Riga Symphony participants at Radisson BLU Daugava, hall Daugava (Kuģu  24).

14:00 – 15:00 Tour in the Old Town for Riga Symphony participants.

17:00 White ball at Radisson BLU Daugava hall Daugava. Dresscode: white, light blue and silver. Delegations will present their traditional cuisine by setting up the table with traditional delicatessen of their countries. During the evening we will thank participants’ vocal teachers and jury members for having an impact on development of youth in music sphere!

Additionally, the culmination of the event will be the competition Prince And Princess of Riga Symphony 2016. Please, those who are willing to participate send your requests until 15.11.2016. to the email rigasymphony@gmail.com.


Sunday (4.12.2016)

9:00 Vocal competition Riga Symphony concert hall at Riga Stradina University (Dzirciema 16). Riga Symphony competition will be held in five nominations: academic vocal, popular music un folk songs, as well as the author’s song and the song of Latvian composer.

Original song (rehearsal from 8:30 to 9:00), competition starts at 9:00.

World hit (rehearsal for songs 1-45 from 11:30 to 12:00), competition starts at 12:00.

World hit (rehearsal for songs 46-95 from 15:00 to 15:30), competition starts at 15:30.

Latvian composer (rehearsal from 18:30 to 18:45), competition starts at 18:45.

Folk song (rehearsal from 20:00 to 20:15), competition starts at 20:15.

Jazz song (rehearsal from 21:00 to 21:15), competition starts at 21:15.

Academic vocal (rehearsal from 14:00 to 15:00), competition starts at 15:00 in Rīgas Domu Kora skola (Meža Street 15).

After the end of each nomination there is going to be a round table with jury members.


Monday (5.12.2016)

10:00 Round table for producers Radisson BLU Daugava hall Lielupe (Kuģu  24).

14:30 Rehearsal of red carpet (at the entrance of the main hall).

16:00 Riga Symphony 2016 – Charity Gala concert. The best performers of Riga Symphony 2016 from all around the world will perform at K/P Ziemeļblāzma (Ziemeļblāzmas 36). Nominees for GRAND PRIX will compete for the the main prize of the festival – 1000 Eiro).

20:00 Latvian Traditional evening. Team building concert for Riga Symphony participants and guests in the best traditions of Latvian culture “Lido” (Krasta 76). Vocal school “Pumpuriņi” pupils and their parents treat participants with Riga Symphony cake.


Tuesday (6.12.2016)

12:00 Official reception at the Riga City council. The Mayor of Riga and other representatives from the city council welcome the guests and participants in Riga and congratulate with the results in festival Riga Symphony. Participants of the Riga Symphony thank the Mayor and other representatives of Riga City council for warm welcoming in Riga.

We say goodbye and hope to see You next year!