A Concert of Remembrance
Eriks Esenvalds is one of the most sought-after composers working today, with a busy commission schedule and performances of his music heard on every continent.
He has won multiple awards for his work, including the Latvian Grand Music Award three times (2005, 2007, and 2015). The International Rostrum of Composers awarded him first prize in 2006 for his work The Legend of the Walled-in Woman. He was The Years New-Composer Discovery of the Philadelphia Inquirer in 2010. In 2018 he was bestowed Officer in the Order of the Three Stars, the highest state decoration of his home country Latvia, for merits in the field of culture.
This evening Eriks will present a programme of his own work and other composers, with performances by the award winning choir Voices of Hope.
Eriks will also lead a choral workshop for all singers on Saturday 9th November in Newcastle's King's Hall. Tickets are available here: singwitheriks.brownpapertickets.com
St James and St Basils Church, Fenham (View)
The corner of Wingrove Road and Fenham Hall Drive
Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 9EJ
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