Uģis Krišjānis performs Vernacular Dances in Rīga, Latvia on March 27

ugis.jpegPianist Uģis Krišjānis reprises his recent performance of my Vernacular Dances at Rīgas Latviešu biedrības nama Zelta zālē (Riga’s Society House, Golden Hall) on March 27 at 8PM.

Uģis Krišjānis is joined by musicians Jānis Rinkulis (cello), Kristaps Pētersons (electric guitar), Dzintars Vīksna (drums) on this concert called “NEPIERADINĀTS” (UNTAMED), including works by Gundega Šmite, Volfgangs Dārziņš, Gundaris Pone, Imants Zemzaris, Līga Celma, Uģis Krišjānis and Kristaps Pētersons. Tickets cost 2 Ls/1 Ls (Seniors, students).

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CBG2_WPRKOriginally from New York, Charles Griffin returned to the U.S. in 2010 to take a position at Florida's Full Sail University as course director of Advanced Music Composition in their MPBS program, after spending 5 years living and working in Latvia. His compositions and arrangements have been performed at festivals and concert halls throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, Brazil, Cuba, and Puerto Rico.

He is also a radio show host on 91.5 WPRK FM. His show Zero Crossings incorporates live interviews with composers, conductors and performers with a focus on the local contemporary art music scene.

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