The biannual Vienna Classics Festival is dedicated to the music of the greatest Viennese composers – Beethoven, Haydn and Mozart. Classical music from Vienna is one of the most precious gems of European culture. To this very day, the work of these renowned composers never fails to excite new listeners. During the festival, concerts and performances are staged in Rīga, as well as in other towns and cities throughout Latvia. The Vienna Classics Festival helps to strengthen links between the musical traditions of Latvia and other European nations, proudly adding Rīga to the list of Europe’s great musical capitals.