Latvian Beasts

Latvian Beasts Mārtiņš Grauds (born 1973 in Riga) is a Latvian filmmaker and photographer, known for his poetic visual language and witty, inventive approach to his subjects. He has directed five documentaries and two short films (Lust Lust – Grand Prix, ASVOFF,...

LYRA workshops for young listeners in Riga, Liepāja and Daugavpils

LYRA workshops for young listeners in Riga, Liepāja and Daugavpils From September 28 till September 30 Skaņu mežs festival organized constructive listening workshops for children aged 7 – 12. The workshops were hosted by Portuguese musician and educator Filipe...

LYRA commissioned works at Skaņu Mežs 2022

LYRA commissioned works at Skaņu Mežs 2022 On September 23-25 took place the 20th anniversary of the largest Baltic experimental music festival Skaņu mežs and there two commissioned works of the LYRA project were presented – Latvian Animals (created by Linda Leimane,...

Project LYRA invites kids to attend audio masterclasses

Project LYRA invites kids to attend audio masterclasses In collaboration with the Norwegian festival Insomnia, the experimental music festival Skaņu mežs is continuing to work on LYRA, a project for kids and teens that is supported by the EEA Grants and Norway Grants...