On 3rd July the opening concert of festival „Rigas Ritmi 2013” in the center of Riga!
For the fourth time festival „Rigas Ritmi” opens the concert series at the very center of the capital city –„Origo Summer Stage”. This summer the opening of the festival will be accompanied with Latvian jazz team Riga Jazz Quartet, Israeli guitarist Ori Dakari and young jazz vocalists – Laura Budreckyte, Evilena Protektore and Daniel Cacija, Elīna Viļuma.
Music lovers are welcomed to enjoy the rhythm and energy of high quality jazz music in the pulsate atmosphere of Riga.
Guest artist from Israel – Ori Dakari – represents the new Israeli music culture where the roots of Israel, Yemen and East Europe are present. The compositions and improvisations comprehend the range from jazz to traditional Israeli music. On the stage together with Ori Dakari Latvian jazz team Riga Jazz Quartet will perform. Riga Jazz Quartet is cooperation among the most innovative and talented Latvian jazz artists: pianist Viktors Ritovs, percussionist Artis Orubs, bassist Edvīns Ozols and saxophonist Toms Rudzinskis.
The performance of Riga Jazz Quartet and Ori Dakari will be enriched by the young and talented jazz vocalists - Grand Prix winner of International jazz artists contest „Riga Jazz Stage 2013” – Laure Budreckytė, 3rd prize winner – Evilena Protektore and finalists – Daniel Cacija and Elīna Viļuma.
The Opening concert of the festival „Rigas Ritmi 2013” at 17:00