Kokle - traditional Latvian musical instrument

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Handcrafted music instruments and toys, a little bit of wooden furniture, collection of World music, ancient-style Latvian jewelry and a nice selection of little things - all have sheltered under the roof of the folk music store "Upe" (River). Located in the heart of Old Riga, on Vagnera Street (named so after the famous German composer Rihard Vagner who used to work in the first Riga Theatre in the 19th century), Upe is a good address for all those who appreciate authentic handwork.
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Latitude: 56° 56' 56" N, Longitude: 24° 6' 37" E see »

Location: Latvia

Comments on panorama:

Great panorama Vil, like always. Could we hear the sound?
By Bernard Custard Gascó | 05/08/11 - 06:34:24 GMT +0200
Gracias Bernard! :)
Now the sound is on, and the new hotspot feature works just great :)
By Vil Muhametshin | 05/08/11 - 08:21:00 GMT +0200
One of the nicest shops I've ever seen! :-)
By Iban Borràs Serret | 08/08/11 - 03:29:37 GMT +0200
Superbe lieu, excellemment mis en lumière. Une réussite, ce panoramique.
By Elmer | 12/10/11 - 09:04:21 GMT +0200
Vil, you created wonderful pictures in Panoramaland. Thanks for your creative and precious work! The Kokle soundfile in here takes the listener up the stairways!!
By Wilfried Glocar | 26/12/12 - 11:01:05 GMT +0100
Hi Wilfried! Thank you very much for such encouraging comment! :)
Have a happy and prolific 2013!
By Vil Muhametshin | 02/01/13 - 06:25:40 GMT +0100

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