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JĀNIS ŠIPKĒVICS AND REINIS ZARIŅŠ. WHITE CHORDS

24. NOVEMBER 15.00



Sunday
2024

Biļetes no: 15 €

Concert series PERSONALLY

Two among the brightest musicians of their generation – the owner of the captivating voice with an incredibly broad spectrum of genres, Jānis Šipkēvics, and master pianist of meticulous interpretations Reinis Zariņš – will offer a concert program centered around works by Latvian composers. The selection of music will provide a warm embrace and space for poetic enjoyment and refuge.

The basis of the program is the extensive cycle Baltas dziesmas by multiple Grand Music Award winner Andris Dzenītis, with lyrics by Aleksandra Line. This composition, which was started during the pandemic and finished as life nearby is torn apart by cruelty, has been created out of a ‘need for calming, sheltering music that would resemble a warm and deeply personal embrace. The music and lyrics speak and tell of all the good things around us, of positive and remarkable human traits – sincerity, love, courage, open-mindedness, fairness, justice, respect, sacrifice, presence, comfort. No apogee, no dramatics, just letting the listener enjoy spiritual refuge.’ This piece brought Jānis Šipkēvics and Reinis Zariņš together on stage for the first time last year.

In an interpretation of Benjamin Britten’s ‘Canticle II’, they will be joined by Mārtiņš Klišāns to tell the story of Abraham’s graceful sacrifice. The program will be further enriched by Krists Auznieks’ poetic piano piece ‘Carmine’ and Šipkēvics’ own music.

Program: Benjamin Britten, Andris Dzenītis, Jānis Šipkēvics, Krists Auznieks

Artists:

Jānis Šipkēvics, vocals

Mārtiņš Klišāns, vocals

Reinis Zariņš, piano

Other events of the autumn 2024 season of the "Personally" concert series:



Orests Silabriedis iepazīstina ar koncertsērijas "Personīgi" rudens sezonas notikumiem

Location:

Chamber hall


Event duration:

15.00-16.40 / ~ 1h 40 min / 2 daļas


Tickets:

Starting from 10.00 (Ticket prices may change closer to the event)

Intended for: 7+


Organized by:

Great Amber


Supported by:

Liepāja City Council and the State Culture Capital Foundation


Discounts:

  • Students, teachers, seniors – 25%

  • Persons with group I and II disabilities and their companions – 50%

  • For LV “3+ Family card” or LT “Šeimos kortelė” or EST “Perekaart” holders – 25%

NB.  Upon attending a concert, the attendee must show personal identification.

Group tickets:

  • 10–30 persons – 20%

  • 30 and more persons – 25%


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