On 3 November Pēteris Vasks Credo was performed by Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava conducted by Heiko Mathias Förster. It was this year’s first with Vasks’ music. Janáček Philharmonic Ostrava devotes its whole season 2016/2017 to Pēteris Vasks as to an oustanding composer and his pieces are going to be performed until the next year’s spring.
On the invitation and on a request for cooperation of Janáček Philharmonic’s director Jan Žemla the Ambassador of Republic of Latvia Alberts Sarkanis attended the concert. The author of the music Pēteris Vasks was presented and greeted at the concert with the support of the Embassy of Latvia.