Concert with young talents under the sign of Edvard Grieg
18 February 2012
The competition of young performers took place for the seventeenth year, in this year under the sign of the outstanding Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg.
The Norwegian music is chosen for the obligatory part of the programme.
A concert of the winners Bravo-Bravissimo was held in the Great Hall of the University of Latvia
Date: 18 February 2012 at 15.00.
The competition was supported by the Norwegian Embassy in Latvia. Steinar Hannevold (solo oboist of the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra and Associate Professor of Grieg Academy) and Arild Andersen (flute player from Skien) was among the jury.
Janis Purins, Chairman of the Jury: "The popularity of the competition is a successful solution for professional orientation. Many of the competition winners have become professional musicians, soloists, and we know that one of the first steps in their career has been in this competition."