Release of book about the bright-grey Latvian to help us get to know Latvians better
“A Latvian. 100 National Peculiarities”, a book authored and annotated by Ilmārs Šlāpins, is a story about Latvians, a guide to the bright-grey citizen of this country.
State Choir Latvija returns to the Moscow Pyotr Tchaikovsky Concert Hall
Celebrating Latvia’s Centenary, the State Choir Latvija returns to the P. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall after several years of break.
The 100th Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia was Celebrated on 18 November
The Latvian Centenary was celebrated with a rich programme of events all weekend long in Riga, throughout Latvia, and in 37 countries around the world. Latvia received countless greetings and salutations from friends and allies, and the presidents of Estonia, Iceland, and Finland participated in Latvia’s Centenary celebrations.
A Digital Entry Card to Participate in the Latvian State Proclamation Ceremony
The proclamation of Latvia’s independence is one of the most important events in the history of our country, but do the Latvian people know how it happened? An attractive interactive video has been created to help people understand how Latvian independence was declared on 18 November 1918, one hundred years ago.
Māris Briežkalns Quintet and Kristīne Prauliņa will perform at the London Jazz Festival
Raimonds Pauls’ songs composed to the lyrics by American poet Gordon Pogoda, as well as compositions of the internationally renown project Rothko in Jazz will be performed at the London Jazz Festival, which will take place in the British capital from November 16 to 25.
Latvia's centenary marked in spectacular style
It has been a memorable twenty-four hours in Latvia with a fine selection of sights and sounds to feed future memories. One of the undoubted highlights must be a truly spectacular pyrotechnic display on the banks of the River Daugava in central Rīga.