C1 Baltic Sea Flavours
The countries around the Baltic Sea have a rich tradition of choral music. During these days you catch a glimpse of the breathtakingly beautiful music from the Northern part of Europe. A repertoire you should surely sing with your choir, too!
Aira Birziņa (LV) is a tireless, talented and highly enterprising tender of the Latvian choir music field. She is the initiator of many festivals, seminars and workshops in Latvia.
A dynamic and vital member of international choir contest and new choir music juries, a speaker in conferences and seminars – she has been active in tens and tens of activities in the world of music, including popularization of Latvian music in Japan.
Currently she is Associated Professor of Choral Conducting at Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music, Artistic Director of Riga Cathedral Girls` Choir TIARA, Artistic Director of Female Choir DZINTARS (Riga), Artistic Director of Female Choir RASA (Ogre), Manager of Riga Female Choirs and Ogre District Choirs, Expert of Latvian Choir Conductors Council, Chief conductor of Nationwide Latvian Song Celebration.