There were 136 teachers working at the Riga Cathedral Choir School on academic year 2021/2022.

The teaching staff constantly improves their competence in the following areas:

  • methods for teaching;
  • pedagogy and psychology;
  • computer science;
  • educational and school management;
  • foreign languages.

General subject teachers

Rihards Adovičs IT, Maths
Sarmīte Andžāne History
Irēna Ārgale English
Inese Beķere Natural and Social Sciences, Biology, Geography
Svetlana Bogdanova Russian
Artis Buks History
Dace Dekšeniece IT, Public and Civil Safety
Tatjana Druka Physics
Ieva Ernštreite English
Jānis Gaiķis Home Economics and Technologies
Zanda Gertnere-Klicenko Latvian, Literature
Iveta Godiņa Christian doctrine, German
Ilze Jākobsone History
Rolands Meržejevskis PE
Ella Mežule Visual Arts
Ieva Moore Economics
Edmunds Pūliņš PE
Jana Roderte German, English
Jolanta Rozenberga Elementary school
Agnese Sedlere Home Economics and Technologies
Vēsma Sūna Natural Sciences, Chemistry
Sarmīte Šenberga Elementary school
Anna Upeniece-Upeniete Italian
Iveta Vīduša Latvian, Literature
Vita Virza Elementary school, Social Sciences

Vocational subject teachers

Matīss Budovskis Acting
Iveta Zinta Ivansone Stage speech (English)
Madara Melne-Tomsone Stage speech
Dace Misāne-Zālīte Stage culture, acting

Head teachers

Agnese Lapiņa Grade 1
Sarmīte Šenberga Grade 2
Vita Virza Grade 3
Jolanta Rozenberga Grade 4
Iveta Gredzena Grade 5
Jana Roderte Grade 6
Zanda Gertnere – Klicenko Grade 7
Inese Beķere Grade 8
Iveta Gredzena Grade 9
Dagnija Tuča Course I
Inguna Štāle Course II
Anna Upeniece-Upeniete Course III
Matīss Tučs Course IV

Music theory subject teachers

Iveta Grunde
Jēkabs Jančevskis
Ilze Jankevica
Jūlija Jonāne – head of the methodological commission
Egija Ozoliņa
Katarina Skrūzmane
Inese Stupele
Laura Švītiņa
Maija Veinberga
Ilze Vilde

Conducting teachers

Līga Ādamsone
Rūdolfs Bērtiņš
Aira Birziņa
Jurģis Cābulis – head of the educational program Conducting
Aivis Greters
Inita Kamarūte
Mārtiņš Klišāns
Aivars Krastiņš

Piano teachers

Sarmīte Ārenta
Irina Balabkina
Diāna Bergmane – head of the methodological commission
Ilona Birģele
Ingrīda Kalniņa
Dina Liepiņa
Digna Markule
Irēna Monastirska – Urtāne
Ilze Nakase
Kristīne Paula
Rimma Pudāne
Tatjana Semjonova
Gunta Šmaukstele
Kristīne Šmite
Maruta Švemberga
Elga Zazerska
Aija Ziņģīte

Vocal teachers

Kristīne Barkovska
Kristīne Circene
Valda Dzene
Gundars Dziļums
Inga Grante
Terēze Gretere
Antra Jankava – head of the educational program Vocal Music
Daina Jansone
Egils Jākobsons
Ingrīda Klepere
Maija Klotiņa
Irma Pavāre
Eva Pērkone
Ilona Poikāne
Ance Ķirse
Anita Šalha
Valda Tračuma – head of the methodological commission
Līga Veisa
Rudīte Zariņa

Modern rhythms and jazz program teachers

Atis Andersons Harmony, Jazz Piano
Inga Bērziņa Jazz Vocal
Dāvis Bindemanis Jazz Piano
Edijs Gņedovskis Sound production
Tālis Gžibovskis Percussion, head of the educational program Jazz Music
Andrejs Jevsjukovs Guitar
Dāvis Jurka JVLMA & RDKS Big Band
Madars Kalniņš Jazz Piano
Aivars Krastiņš Percussion, head of the educational program Modern Rhythms
Normunds Piesis Trumpet
Indriķis Veitners Saxophone
Zigmunds Žukovskis Bass-guitar

Musical theatre program teachers

Edgars Auniņš Musical theatre singing
Rūta Dūduma Musical theatre singing
Annija Hermane Musical theatre singing, History of musical theatre, Gospel choir
Aleksandrs Kolbins Classical dance
Kārlis Krūmiņš Acting
Rolands Meržejevskis Contemporary dance
Inese Romancāne Singing
Una Stade Musical theatre singing, History of musical theatre, Gospel choir, head of the educational program Musical Theatre
Santa Šillere Musical theatre singing

Musical instrument teachers

Vita Kalnciema Organ
Aivars Krastiņš Percussion
Ieva Nīmane Oboe
Dagnija Tuča Recorder
Vita Zemture Flute

Acoompanists

Atis Andersons
Sarmīte Ārenta
Diāna Bergmane
Jeļena Bugajenko
Toms Juhņevičs
Ilze Kalniņa
Džūlija Kokina
Dina Liepiņa
Artūrs Oskars Mitrevics
Arita Orrava
Līga Paegle
Kristīne Paula
Rita Poļaka
Veronika Rinkule
Tatjana Semjonova
Kristīne Šmite
Zane Volberga
Aija Ziņģīte

Choir leaders

Mārtiņš Klišāns Conductor of Riga Cathedral Boys’ Choir
Artūrs Oskars Mitrevics Assisting conductor of Riga Cathedral Boys’ Choir
Aira Birziņa Conductor of Riga Cathedral Girls’ Choir TIARA
Zanda Mališeva Assisting conductor of Riga Cathedral Girls’ Choir TIARA
Jurģis Cābulis Conductor of Riga Cathedral Choir School’s Mixed Choir
Una Stade Conductor of Riga Cathedral Choir School’s Gospel Choir
Ilona Poikāne Conductor of Riga Cathedral Choir School’s 1-2 Grade Ensamble
Inese Kudrjavska Conductor of Riga Cathedral Choir School’s 1-2 Grade Ensamble