The Latvian premiere of the folk Oratorio ‘Rivers of our Being’

Tuesday, 29. october, 2019


29.10.2019 20:00

Event Info

Time: 20.00-22.00
Place: National Library of Latvia


The performance, drawing on European folk musical traditions, is the representation and also the interpretation of the research results of the international research project CoHERE (funded by the European Union programme for research and innovation “Horizon 2020”) carried out from 2016 to 2019. The oratorio is composed by the Latvian ethnomusicologist Valdis Muktupāvels and produced by the Latvian Academy of Culture with performance by the mixed choir of the Latvian Academy of Culture “Sōla”.

This year, the head topic of the conference is ‘The Crossing of Borders: Research-based Art and Arts-based Research’. The conference will take place from October 29 until November 1, 2019 in the Theatre House of the Latvian Academy of Culture ‘Zirgu Pasts’ (46 Dzirnavu Street, Riga, Latvia) and the National Library of Latvia (3 Mūkusalas Street, Riga, Latvia). The conference is organized by the LAC Research Centre.