Skaņu mežs festival for adventurous music will celebrate its 20th anniversary on September 23-24 at concert hall Hanzas Perons (16a Hanzas street). Tickets can be purchased at www.bilesuserviss.lv. One-day tickets cost 20 EUR, whereas a two-day pass costs 30 EUR.
Recalling the festival’s origins in Āgenskalns, on 16 September at 19:00, a free Skaņu mežs opening concert will take place at the refurbished Āgenskalns Market.
September 16, 19:00, Āgenskalns market pavilion (2nd floor, 64 Nometņu street)
September 23, 19:00, Hanzas Perons (16a Hanzas street)
Yvette Janine Jackson
Peter Ablinger & Biliana Voutchkova*
François Bonnet plays Bernard Parmegiani / Kassel Jaeger
Alya Al-Sultani & Mariam Rezaei**
M.CAYE CASTAGNETTO con ANGEL BODY IMPORT
Perc (live experimental set)
SKD (DJ set)
September 24, 19:00, Hanzas Perons (16a Hanzas street)
September 25, 13:00, Hanzas Perons (16a Hanzas street)
LYRA – project for young listeners (Free entry!)
Supported by Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway EEA Grants and the Ministry of Culture
*Artist of the SHAPE+ platform for inovative music and a/v art, co-funded by the “Creative Europe” programme of the EU.
**Presented as part of the REMAIIN project that investigates the influences of the music of other continents on the European experimental music of the present and the past. It is co-funded by the “Creative Europe” programme of the EU.