There were 119 teachers working at the Riga Cathedral Choir School on academic year 2016/2017.

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
Juris Avotiņš                     Home Economics
Irēna Ārgale                     English (1st Course Head teacher)
Ilze Baumane English, Russian
Sandra Bernāte Biology
Sandra Bērziņa                Home Economics
Svetlana Bogdanova Russian
Ieva Ekmane Visual Arts
Ieva Ernštreite     English (2nd course Head teacher)
Dace Ērenpreisa     Culturology
Kristīne Freiberga Cultural project management
Iveta Godiņa   Christian doctrine
Iveta Gredzena Social Sciences (9th grade Head teacher)
Guna Grimsta German
Zanda Gertnere-Klicenko Latvian, Literature (6thB and 8thB grade Head teacher)
Ilze Jākobsone History, Social Sciences
Vita Kreicberga Maths
Elita Lazdiņa Home Economics (5th grade Head teacher)
Māra Liniņa Stage culture
Rita Lūriņa Stage movement
Ieva Ploriņa Latvian, Literature, Folklore (8thA grade Head teacher)
Ilona Poikāne (3rd Course Head teacher)
Edmunds  Pūliņš Sports
Jolanta Rozenberga Elementary school, Rhythmics (3rd grade Head teacher)
Ingūna Strautmane English
Vēsma Sūna                      Natural Sciences, Chemistry
Sarmīte Šenberga             Elementary school (1st grade Head teacher)
Iveta Šimkus                      Latvian, Literature
Ilze Trautmane Geography
Alda Trokša                       Maths
Agrita Veide                     Chemistry
Vita Virza                         Elementary school, Social Sciences (2nd and 6thA grade Head teacher)
Valdis Zeikats Physics, Natural Sciences

Music theory subject teachers

Valdis Bernhofs
Iveta Grunde
Ilze Jankevica
Jūlija Jonāne
Katarina Kuliša
Maija Kurme
Jeļena Ļebedeva
Egija Ozoliņa
Maija Veinberga
Ilze Vilde

Conducting teachers

Līga Ādamsone
Valdis Bernhofs
Rūdolfs Bērtiņš
Aira Birziņa
Jurģis Cābulis
Gints Ceplenieks
Inita Kamarūte
Mārtiņš Klišāns
Aivars Krastiņš

Piano teachers

Sarmīte Ārenta
Irina Balabkina
Diāna Bergmane
Silvija Erenštreite
Ingrīda Kalniņa
Dina Liepiņa
Irēna Monastirska – Urtāne
Ilze Nakase
Kristīne Paula
Tatjana Semjonova
Kristīne Šmite
Maruta Švemberga
Elga Zazerska
Aija Ziņģīte

Vocal teachers

Kristīne Barkovska
Kristīne Circene
Daina Jansone
Valda Dzene
Gundars Dziļums
Inga Grante
Antra Jankava
Egils Jākobsons
Ingrīda Klepere
Daina Libauere
Irma Pavāre
Eva Pērkone
Ilona Poikāne
Ance Purmale
Anita Šalha
Valda Tračuma
Dārta Treija
Līga Veisa
Rudīte Zariņa

Modern rhythms and jazz program teachers

Raitis Ašmanis              Big band
Valdis Bernhofs Music theory, Solfeggio
Dāvis Bindemanis Compulsory Piano
Inga Bērziņa  Jazz vocals
Tālis Gžibovskis Percussion, combo
Andrejs Jevsjukovs Guitar, combo
Madars Kalniņš             Jazz piano
Aivars Krastiņš Compulsory percussion
Normunds Piesis           Trumpet, combo
Uģis Prauliņš                Composition, Arrangement
Indriķis Veitners Saxophone, combo
Zigmunds Žukovskis Bass-guitar, combo

Musical theatre program teachers

Kārlis Krūmiņš Acting
Rolands Meržejevskis Contemporary dance
Annija Putniņa Musical theatre singing, History of musical theatre, Gospelchoir
Marika Šaripo Contemporary piano
Annija Zahovska Musical theatre singing, History of musical theatre, Gospelchoir

Accompanists

Diāna Bergmane
Ģirts Bīrītis
Ilze Fomina
Ingrīda Kalniņa
Džūlija Kokina
Dina Liepiņa
Irēna Monastirska-Urtāne
Kristīne Paula
Rita Poļaka
Veronika Rinkule
Tatjana Semjonova
Kristīne Šmite
Aija Ziņģīte

Choir leaders

Mārtiņš Klišāns Conductor of Riga Cathedral Boys’ Choir
Matīss Tučs Assisting conductor of Riga Cathedral Boys’ Choir
Aira Birziņa Conductor of Riga Cathedral’ Girls Choir
Zane Stafecka Assisting conductor of Riga Cathedral’ Girls Choir
Jurģis Cābulis Conductor of Mixed Choir