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Skaņu Mežs/Sound Forest 2020

The 19th edition of Skaņu Mežs festival for innovative music will take place on October 9 and 10 at concert hall Hanzas Perons (16a Hanzas street) with a free-entry opening event on October 2 at event space Fantadroms (74a Gustava Zemgala street, building „Heinrihs”). Tickets can be purchased at www.bilesuserviss.lv; one-day tickets costs 15 EUR, whereas a two-day pass costs 23 EUR. Due to public safety measures during the Coronavirus pandemic, all the concerts will be seated, and a limited number of tickets will be available.

October 2, Fantadroms, 20:00
André Vida Rashad Becker
Rrill Bell (SHAPE)*
Woodpecker Project
Sonar Quartett plays Giacinto Scelsi*** (with introductory talk by Martina Seeber)
Ieva Parša sings „Hô” by Giacinto Scelsi***

October 9, Hanzas Perons, 20:00
George Lewis – „Blombos Dreams”, world premiere by Agnese Egliņa
Marina Rosenfeld & Ben Vida – Untitled piece, world premiere (artists not present)
Kinlaw & Franco Franco
Oren Ambarchi & crys Cole
19 Gadi Pirms Sākuma**

October 10, Hanzas Perons, 20:00
Radu Malfatti
Jason Kahn
Ashley Paul & Otto Willberg
Clausthome & Mārtiņš Ratniks

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