On 1 June in Prague the world-famous violinist Baiba Skride and her pianist sister Lauma Skride performed in the Rudolfinum concert hall, as a part of the international music festival Prague Spring 2016. Among other pieces, Pēteris Vasks’ Chamber Music could have been heard.
This year marks the 70. anniversary of founding of the well-known Prague Spring (Pražské jaro) festival. From 7 May to 5 June a special attention of the festival was paid to Baltic countries, presenting concerts of Latvian, Estonian and Lithuanian music, choirs and symphony orchestras which performed works of Baltic composers.
The concert of Baiba and Lauma Skride was organised with support of the Embassy Republic of Latvia in the Czech Republic and under the patronage of H. E. Alberts Sarkanis.