Latvian concert violinist Sophia Kirsanova amplifies the standard repertoire, exploring the extraordinary depth and diversity of music from her homeland and promoting works by Latvian composers internationally. Sophia has enjoyed a diverse career as a soloist with orchestras, made numerous chamber music and solo recital appearances throughout Europe, Australia, and Israel.
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- Fri, 21 JanAmherst21 Jan 2022, 7:00 pm – 23 Jan 2022, 11:00 pmAmherst, Amherst, MA 01002, USAThis presentation showcases “Latvian Classical Violin Music in Transition, c. 1980 - 2000” research project inspired violin repertoire. You will hear music by Latvian composers, including commissioned works by Linda Leimane and Ēriks Ešenvalds, specially written for this project.