LNOB
2014
Acquisition of flute $7,000
2013
Acquisition of oboe $6,798
2012
Acquisition of cimbasso $8,292
Grant to Samaritan Association of Latvia to organize field trips for children from rural areas to the LNO $980
2008-2011
Grant to LNO production of "Heiress of Vilkači" $97,765
Grant to LNO production of „Koklētājs un velns" $4,500
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music opera studio "Figaro" $25,000
Support for book by G. Balode $1,000
Grant to Samaritan Association of Latvia to organize field trips for children from rural areas to the LNO $981
Grant for LNO chairs $2,075
2006-2007
Grant to Samaritan Association of Latvia to organize field trips for children from rural areas to the LNO $3,191.61
Compact disk recording of Bruno Skulte's opera "Heiress of Vilkači" $5,395.00
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music opera studio "Figaro" $3,760.00
Grant to LNO production of Erik Ešēnvalds' opera "The Fruit Tree is Joseph" $11,630.00
Grant to the LNO for computer system $31,354.42
2005
Grant to the conductor Andrejs Jansons for the completion of the Latvian composer’s Bruno Skulte opera’s "Heiress of Vilkači" instrumentation $6,000.00
Grant to the LNO for a new, state-of-the-art computer system $69,125.00
Grant to the Symphonic Orchestra of Liepaja for "Heiress of Vilkači" production in concert form $4,410.00
Grant to LNO production of Bruno Skulte opera "Heiress of Vilkači" $10,010.00
Grant to LNO for libretto transcription of opera "Heiress of Vilkači" $1,665.00
Grant to Riga School of Choreography to cover the cost of scenery for the new ballet production of "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" $4,621.00
Grant to Samaritan Association of Latvia to organize field trips for children from rural areas to the LNO $4,884.58
2004
Grant to the conductor A. Jansons for composer's Bruno Skulte opera "Heiress of Vilkači" instrumentation's project $6,000.00
Grant for the CD recording of J. Kalnin's opera "Hamlets" $5,330.00
Grant to the production of composer's Janis Kalnins opera "Hamlets" $22,260.00
Grant to Latvian National Opera website's new educational project $2,450.00
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music opera studio "Figaro" $6,365.00
Grant to Riga School of Choreography for a new ballet production of "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" $11,100.00
2003
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music, Latvian National Opera website, including a special project "e-victorina", opera quiz $1,650.00
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music opera studio "Figaro" for the 2004 new production of Domenico Cimarosa's "Clandestine Marriage" $13,900.00
2002
Subsidy for LNO & LNOG website $1,880.00
Grant to the Riga Choreography School for stage lighting upgrade. $5,000.00
Acquisition of strings for LNO orchestra harp $267.25
Acquisition of Mono-transserviss stage scenery transport tractor trailer $24,800.00
2001
Subsidy for LNO & LNOG website $2,080.00
Acquisition of LNO stage scenery transport: Scania trailer truck $61,877.62
20% down-payment to Mono-transserviss for stage scenery transport tractor trailer $6,200.00
Music score Un Ballo Maschera $25.66
2000
Subsidy for LNOG & LNO Website $ 2,300.00
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music opera studio "Figaro" $12,580.00
Acquisition of master violin crafted in 1801 by Franz Anton Stoss $ 5,000.00
Acquisition of french horn $5,811.42
Grant to Samaritan Association of Latvia to organize field trips for children from rural areas to the LNO $1,570.00
Stipend to Karlis Zarins $1,000.00
Acquisition of opera libretto projection system above the stage $20,459.92
1999
Gift of Steinway & Sons Concert grand piano $68,112.69
Donation to Memorial Concert $5,500.00
Donation to Anniversary Concert $7,140.01
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music opera studio "Figaro" $12,100.00
Acquisition of musical instrument strings $3,558.59
Acquisition of trombone $1,252.50
1998
Acquisition of two trumpets $3,728.00
Donation to Memorial Concert $1,000.00
LNO website subsidy $1,500.00
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music opera studio "Figaro" $5,500.00
Acquisition of humidifier $650.00
Musical scores $224.95
Acquisition of hall mirrors in memory of LNOG vice-chairperson Ingrida Berzins $10,922.00
1997
Renovation of opera's lighting system $18,253.38
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music opera studio "Figaro" $5,650.00
Acquisition of humidifier $650.00
Consultation services by American experts re acoustical, stage & functional problems $3,841.95
Acquisition of window decorations for reception hall $3,450.00
Acquisition of oboe $2,900.00
Musical score for opera "Sylvia" $535.10
Stipend to Janis Maleck $500.00
Acquisition of trombone $1,810.00
1996
Acquisition of curtains for reception hall $4,920.60
Sponsor CD recording of Alfreds Kalnins opera "Banuta" $6,200.00
Grant to the Latvian Academy of Music opera studio "Figaro" $10,000.00
Sponsor LNOG & LNO websites $2,300.00
Acquisition of cello cases $2,077.88
Acquisition of print copier $1,956.00
Acquisition of musical instrument strings & oboe repair $896.59
Opera librettos $199.39
Grant for posters & advertising $400.00
Grant to Samaritan Association of Latvia to organize field trips for children from rural areas to the LNO $1,000.00
1995
Acquisition of English horn $3,620.00
Grant for construction of new conductor's pulpit $10,062.00
Acquisition of flute $8,250.00
Acquisition of lighting fixtures for Opera Cafe $4,615.00
Tickets for the opening of the LNO $21,930.00
Acquisition of oboe $3,600.00
Acquisition of bevelled glass for hall doors $10,000.00
Grant for new copies of opera librettos $1,490.40
Grant for renovation of orchestra pit $41,505.00
Grant for Otis freight elevator $33,000.00
Acquisition of piccolo $3,500.00
Acquisition of stage projectors $51,884.00
Stipend for musician R. Kalson $500.00
Acquisition of carpeting & glue for the opera house halls $68,668.90
Acquisition of violin strings $2,116.72
1994
Acquisition of clarinet $2,060.00
Acquisition of two trumpets $2,040.00
Acquisition of copy machine toner $525.00
Grant for Otis freight elevator $30,000.00
Grant for developing mechanical structure for the stage $40,000.00
Grant for harp strings $868.51
1992 & 1993
Acquisition of computer $5,880.00
Acquisition of new formal dress outfits for the members of the opera orchestra $4,500.00
Acquisition of print copier $222.88
Musical score for the opera "Phedra" $110.39
Grant for Otis freight elevator $40,000.00
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