Aivar Mäe will be awarded with the Baltic Star Award 2013
The Xth awarding ceremony of the international prize for the development and strengthening of humanitarian links between the countries of the Baltic region “Baltic Star” will take place on 11 October in the Hermitage Theatre.
The Baltic star award 2013 winners are:
• Art Director – The Director of the Mariinsky Theater, conductor, People’s Artist of Russia Valery Gergiev (Russia);
• Composer, People’s Artist of the Soviet Union Rodion Shchedrin (Russia);
• People’s Artist of the Soviet Union Maya Plisetskaya (Russia);
• Honored Artist of the Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic Lilita Ozolinja (Latvia);
• Poet Alexander Kushner (Russia);
• General Manager of the Estonian National Opera Aivar Mäe (Estonia).
In the nomination “Memory” proudly called the name of the writer and playwright Slawomir Mrozek (Poland).
The Award winners of the “Baltic star” from Estonia were: composer Arvo Pyart (2007), conductor Eri Klas (2012). The prize is awarded to Mr. Aivars Mäe for the development and strengthening of humanitarian links between the countries.