Prayer for Ukraine
The live broadcast of the concert will be available on https://www.facebook.com/Blagovest.Riga
and the YouTube account
of the Education, Culture and Sports Department of the Riga City Council
The concert "Prayer for Ukraine" is supported by the Riga City Council, it is organized
by the Riga Culture and Folk Art Center “Small Guild” in cooperation with the
foundation “Sing Latvia”.
The concert program performed by the choir "Blagovest" will feature pearls of Orthodox music: works by classics Alexander Arkhangelsky, Alexander Grechaninov and Sergei Rachmaninov, as well as contemporary authors Georgs Pelecis and Andrei Mikita. The choir will also sing the traditional composition of the Great Lent or Passion time "Open to Me the Doors of Repentance" by Ukrainian composer Artemy Vedel, as well as for the first time - parts of the composition "Eternal Light" for choir and organ by Pēteris Butāns.
"Hear, O Lord, my words, consider my groaning..."