© Ansis Starks
He has worked with such world renowned conductors as Mariss Jansons, Vladimir Fedoseyev, Tõnu Kaljuste, Kriss Russman and Matthias Jung, and has regularly performed together with the Latvian National Symphony Orchestra, with the Liepaja Symphony Orchestra, the Latvian National Opera Orchestra, the state chamber orchestra Sinfonietta Riga, and the chamber orchestra Kremerata Baltica.
Maris Sirmais has appeared with The State Choir Latvija and Kamer… in many prestigious European festivals, where he also gives masterclasses and workshops. He has been awarded the Latvian Great Music Award ten times, the most honorable award in Latvian music, and has received the newspaper Diena’s annual cultural award on numerous occasions. In 2008 he received the Cabinet Minister’s cultural award, and for promoting the name of Latvia throughout the world he also earned the title ‘Riga citizen of the year’. Maris Sirmais is an honorary board member of the Latvian Academy of Sciences and the bearer of The Three Star Order.
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
|A ship with unfurled sails (Jackson)|
|Aeterna caeli gloria (Jackson)|
|Angeli, archangeli (Jackson)|
|Ave regina caelorum (Jackson)|
|Hear the voice of the Bard First line to The Voice of the Bard (Jackson)|
|Missa Triueriensis (Jackson)|
|Now I have known, O Lord (Jackson)|
|O Doctor optime (Jackson)|
|Sanctum est verum lumen (Jackson)|
|The Voice of the Bard (Jackson)|
|Thomas gemma Cantuarie primula First line to Thomas, Jewel of Canterbury (Jackson)|
|Thomas, Jewel of Canterbury (Jackson)|