In the cathedral, various performers
frequently give concerts, and the visitors can listen to not only organ music,
but also choral and popular music.
In September 2018, the International
Liepāja Organ Music Festival is going to celebrate its seventeenth
anniversary. The festival concerts gather organ music fans every year - not
only adults from the neighbourhood and far away, but also the younger
generation. Recently special concerts for children have become a tradition.
Children come to them, bringing along self-made entrance tickets- drawings or
poems, dedicated to the grand instrument.
Due to restoration works during 2018 there can be interruptions in usual concert schedule in the
Please find the actual list of cultural events in Liepaja HERE
The annual organ music festival takes place in Liepaja for the 17th time - this year from 9 to 22 September. The
concerts take place in the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity Liepāja, in
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Cathedral Liepāja, in the St. Katherina Church
Kuldīga, as well as in the chamber hall of the concert hall "Lielais
Tickets can be purchased in the ticketing offices of "Biļešu paradīze" and on the Internet bilesuparadize.lv.
Concerts in the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity Liepāja:
9th September at 1.30 pm Poetic Concert for the whole family "A Leaf
with a Golden Edge"
September 15 at 6.00 pm Cantor from Lithuania Vids Pinkevics with an
improvised concert-based biblical story "David and Goliath"
Saturday, September 22 at 6.00 pm The final concert of the festival "Remembering Tālivaldis Deksnis".
15 425 citizens of Latvia including 3 751 children until the age of 16 were hurt in the result of 14th June 1941 deportations. The traveling exhibition “Children of Siberia” show memory fragments of children who were brought to Siberia in 1941, their childhood photos and unique takes from deportation places.
3rd of August – 8th of September, Holy Trinity Cathedral in Liepaja. Free entrance
Exhibition is part of the festival "Via Baltica", organised by "Via Cultura".
On Thursday, the
28th of June, at 6:00 pm, the concert of the Swedish choir "Corde vocali"
(Italian - Voice) will take place in the Holy Trinity Cathedral Liepāja. The
organist Walter Berggren leads the choir together with his wife and this time
they play the spiritual music from the North.
The organist has been several times in Latvia, both with the installation of
the organ from Sweden (in St. John's Church Priekule and Liepupe Church) and with
concerts. This summer, the choir will again be on a concert tour of the Diocese
of Liepaja in Latvia:
Holy Trinity Cathedral Liepāja, on Thursday, June 28, at 6:00 pm
St. Katharinenkirche Kuldiga, on Friday, June 29, at 6:00 pm
Church Priekule, on Saturday, June 30, at 6:00 pm
St.Anna Prokathedral Jelgava, on Sunday, July 1, at 10:00 am.
Friday, June 8, at 16.30 Liepāja Sv. The Trinity Cathedral will host the
Men's Choir from Kuhmoinen in Finland. At the concert, the choir will perform popular Finnish composer's music for the men’s choir, including the Jäger March,
the lyrics of which were created in Liepaja in 1918.