\\May 22, 2015\\

May 2015

in Riga St John's Church

Recording sessions of a new CD

Latvian Radio Choir,

Sinfonietta Riga

and Sigvards Kļava, conductor

with music by Ēriks Ešenvalds:

• The First Tears

• Passion According to St Luke

• The Heaven Litany

• A Drop in the Ocean

`When composing a work, I give myself to the temptation of the creative work – a journey, whose twisting roads persistently, but convincingly, bring me to the final sounds of the score. And only then do I exhale.`

Ēriks Ešenvalds,

Former Fellow Commoner in Creative Arts (2011-2013)

Trinity College

University of Cambridge