Baltic Drum Summit 2017

July 9, Grizinkalns, Riga, Latvia

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About event

Baltic Drum Summit is the biggest drummers event in Baltic states and in North Europe which takes place in Riga - capital of Latvia. During the summit there are varous activities mostly for drummers but the culmination of the event is evening concert where more than 200 drummers perform rhythms and songs synchronously.

2017th is the 3rd year for Baltic drum summit and as usual is free of charge for all who wish to attend.

Summit main objective is to involve more children and young people in the music process and strengthen their desire for long-term self-development in the music field.




Programme

Activities for drummers

11.00-18.00

  • drum Master Classes
  • drum battle
  • drum brand's booth
  • performances
  • used drum market
  • competitions, prizes an much more

Evening concert

18.00-21.00

Opening ceremony. Speech by guest of honour, artist performances.
Evening concert-drummers play songs synchronously.



Next year Latvia is celebrating it’s centenary and summit is getting ready for the biggest birthday. That is why this year repertoire will include significant compositions from latvian musicians.

Take a part in creation of the repertoire – send us your favorite songs and compositions, so they can be included in the evening concert!

Baltic drum summit evening concert’s repertoire right below!





History

2016

Second Baltic drum summit took place in Riga, Grizinkalns, Ghetto games sport area, where it gathered more than 200 drummers and 2000 attendees.

2015

The first Baltic drum summit gathered 100 drummers. Event was organised outdoors in countryside - Sējas sport center (50 km from capital city).

Repertoire

Next year Latvia is celebrating it’s centenary and summit is getting ready for the biggest birthday. That is why this year repertoire will include significant compositions from latvian musicians.

Take a part in creation of the repertoire – send us your favorite songs and compositions, so they can be included in the evening concert!

Baltic drum summit evening concert’s repertoire right below!