Finno-Ugric Day 2019

Finno-Ugric Day 2019

On Saturday, 28th September 2019, at 18.00-20.00, in the Riga Latvian Society House, Merķeļa Street 13, we will meet in Finno-Ugric Days’ mood!

This year the event will be dedicated to the traditional musical instrument - kokle and the musical instruments related to it. The event will be attended by our honorary guests; leaders of the association Fenno – Ugria (Estonia); musicologists, musicians: Leanne Barbo and Karmen Juhkam (Estonia), Udmurts – Estonian folk trio AR GOD (Maria Korepanova, Nikolai Anisimov, Toivo Sõmer), (Estonia); Lászlo Kovács and Zsuzsanna Lackone Fodor (Hungary); Livonian ensemble Līvlist (The Livonians), Rozīte Katrīna Spīča (Latvia). 

The visual mood will be accentuated by the exhibition of the International Art Plenary Līvzeme 2019. During the meeting, we will also remember the experience of the previous Finno-Ugric days and forge ideas for the future.

The entrance is free.

Please, announce for your presence by phone: +371 29528421 or +371 27628285, or by e-mail: spridisaskola@inbox.lv. The number of seats is limited.

The mood of the event will be informal; each own’s refreshments are welcome.

Organizers: Riga Latvian Society in cooperation with Association Fenno - Ugria (Estonia); Embassy of Hungary in Latvia;  Metsa Forest Latvia, Ltd. 

Margita Poriete

Head of folklore commission, RLS 

Phone: +371 29528421

email: spridisaskola@inbox.lv

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