Latvian Artist on Canadian Tour

Electro-choral pop music from Canadian Hello Moth collides with the neo-psychedelic dreams of Latvian musician Elizabete Balčus to take audiences to unexplored heights of sonic fantasy. Exciting soundscapes unfold across each memorable evening of cutting edge artistry and performance. Link below to get more information for dates of the tour and when they will be in Edmonton.

Hello Moth and Elizabete Balcus Tour Press Release

Thank You!

Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers who helped us out for our casino event on February 20 and 21.  We couldn’t have done it without you!

Help still needed!

The timeline is winding down and there a still some volunteer positions that need to be filled for our casino event.

Imanta is looking for volunteers for our Casino commitment on February 20th and 21st, 2018 at the Casino Yellowhead located at 12464 153 Street. There are day shifts and evening shifts available. No experience necessary! All volunteers will get a free meal!  Remember: Casino funds are vital to our scholarship and seniors programs. Continue reading → Help still needed!

Pro Coro Concert featuring Ugis Praulins

Pro Coro Canada will host Latvian composer Ugis Praulins who will be here in Edmonton for the concert ‘Canadian Connections SIX’. They will perform the Grammy-nominated work The Nightingale, and the composition that was so generously supported by Imanta: The Way Children Sleep.

February 25, 2018 at All Saint’s Anglican Cathedral Edmonton, Alberta

For more information contact Pro Coro Canada.

October 2017 Newsletter

IMANTA has a new logo! Many thanks to Raina Mithrush for designing this along with our new banner, which was used for the first time in September at the Winspear Centre.


This year’s Latvian Independence Day celebration is being organized using suggestions from our enthusiastic newer members, with the intent of making our event accessible to more families. We will be celebrating with a potluck style event,with Latvian foods and recipes. Your relatives, friends, or Google can help you decide which delicious Latvian food to make. Please let us know what dish you’ll be bringing to help us plan the menu.

Continue reading → October 2017 Newsletter

Edmonton Symphony Concert September 30, 2017

The Edmonton Latvian Society Imanta is sponsoring an Edmonton Symphony concert on Saturday, September 30th, at the Winspear Centre downtown. The concert will feature Nora Bumanis, ESO’s Principal Harpist.

As part of our sponsorship agreement, a promo code is available for ticket purchase whether in person, by phone or online. This code offers a 20% per ticket discount for all ESO performances at the Winspear during the 2017/2018 season. The code is ANNIVERSARY.

Continue reading → Edmonton Symphony Concert September 30, 2017