The Riga Latvian Societys retired teachers vocal ensemble Saskaņa
Artistic leader Egils Norbūts
The retired teachers ensemble was established in 1978. The name Saskaņa it received in 1988. The ensemble consists of 12 singers. Its creative plans the ensemble regularly carries out at the Riga Retired teachers club. The ensemble has regular concerts in old peoples homes and museums, as well as at friends in Jelgava, Jaunjelgava and Vilce. The ensemble has developed close cooperation with Jelgavas vocal ensemble Evenings Wind and Jaunjelgavas vocal ensemble Harmony.
The ensembles repertoire is varied: from folk songs to classical and sacred music. The singers regularly make thematic events with large concerts that are devoted to the composers works, for example, Valters Kaminskis, Elga Īgenberga, Arvīds Žilinskis, writers, for example, R.Blaumanis, V.Artavs, E.Zālīte, different celebrated holidays and the clubs participants, whose anniversaries are celebrated.
Contacts: Ausma Andersone phone + 371 67250040, mob + 371 293255