Sinfonietta Rīga

„There's a marvellous discretion to the Riga Sinfonietta's playing. The resultant intimacy in the performance is a wonder” /Herald Scotland, Michael Tumelty, 10 May 2015/


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Urban jungle music - Philip Glass, Unsuk Chin and Oskars Herliņš

On Friday, April 28, Sinfonietta Rīga invites to listen to the heartbeat of urban jungle at the Great Guild Hall, in a concert that includes Philip Glass' cinematic, minimalist violin concerto “The American Four Seasons” and Korean composer's Unsuk Chin “Graffiti”, revealing the fervour of the European capital of avant-garde, Berlin, where she currently resides. Last but not least – the premiere of the chamber symphony “8-BIT CONCERTO” by the extraordinary Latvian philosopher and composer Oskars Herliņš, attempting to bring together orchestral instruments and the electronic voice of a sound generator.

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AUDITION FOR THE VACANCY OF PRINCIPAL VIOLA

Sinfonietta Rīga calls for applications to the audition for the vacancy of PRINCIPAL VIOLA

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AUDITION FOR THE VACANCY OF I VIOLIN POSITION

Sinfonietta Rīga calls for applications to the audition for the vacancy of I VIOLIN TUTTI position

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Orchestra

Since the foundation of the orchestra in 2006, Normunds Šnē is its Artistic Director and Chief Conductor. The musicians of Sinfonietta Rīga are young and open to creative challenge – studying the traditions of Baroque music performance and the nuances of the interpretation of Classical music; they are brilliant performers of the contemporary music.

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