The Autumn Chamber Music Festival is the most notable and long-living chamber music festival in Latvia. Since 1993, when it is autumn and winter outside, the concerts have been taking place both in Rīga and elsewhere around Latvia. The Autumn Chamber Music Festival seeks to implement the best Vienna and Salzburg traditions here, in Latvia, and the keyword is ‘refinement’.
The motto of the festival is tête-à-tête – ‘a private conversation’ in French, emphasizing the uniquely intimate chamber musicianship atmosphere and the very special dialogue that takes place between the audience and musicians.
The festival provides stylistically diverse programmes ranging from the classics to jazz, including innovative multimedia projects and unconventional performance. A plenty of brilliant ensembles have been among the guests of the Autumn Chamber Music Festival – Hagen Quartet, Berliner Philharmoniker String Quartet, Artemis Quartet, Ensemble Modern, Gidon Kremer&Kremerata Baltica et als.