The Riga Jurmala Music Festival (RJMF) Foundation devotes its time and resources to create classical music events that promote Latvia (Riga and Jurmala) worldwide as a renowned destination for the finest classical music. The RJMF Foundation presents music events that take place across several weekends each season, organized as a mini-festival. The programme of each weekend is anchored by a renowned orchestra in residence, with two main evening performances, as well as recitals with renowned soloists and intimate morning concerts featuring the rising stars of the classical world.

RJMF Foundation’s current aim is to redefine the concept of a classical music festival and become a unique platform in Latvia, providing young talent from all over the Baltics with unique opportunities to work with the world’s greatest musicians, as well as deepen their cultural understanding and foster cultural exchange.

Our mission:

– To organize world-class classical music concerts
– To expand local and international audience of all ages
– To put Latvia (Riga, Jurmala) on the international map of the finest classical music events
– To enhance the cultural environment of Latvia (Riga, Jurmala)


Petr Aven, Chairman
Andrey Beskhmelnitsky, member
Kairat Boranbayev, member
Viatcheslav Bresht, member
Armands Broks, member
Leonid Esterkin, member
Mikhail Fridman, member
Vitali Kivmann, member
German Khan, member
Igor Linshits, member
Uldis Pilens, member
Guntis Ravis, member
Yuri Schefler, member
Peteris and Aija Smidre, members
Arkady Sukharenko, member
Leon Zilber, member
Janis Zuzans, member