Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and Tallinn Chamber Orchestra conducted by Tõnu Kaljuste will perform the music of Arvo Pärt in renowned concert halls in Washington DC and New York from 27 May until 2 June.
The series of seminars on Arvo Pärt titled "Word and Music" drew to a close with a concert on 21 May at the hall of the University of Tartu.
On 10 May, the Prime Minister of Estonia Taavi Rõivas and Mrs. Luisa Värk visited the Arvo Pärt Centre, along with Paavo Nõgene, chancellor at Ministry of Culture.
At the end of March, the Arvo Pärt Centre welcomed a visit by Doug Maskew, the BBC sound engineer, who lives and works in Scotland and has collected information about Arvo Pärt's music for more than thirty years.
Arvo Pärt Centre appreciates the attention given to our good collaboration partner, attorneys at law Borenius, who were recognized by the Estonian Minister of Culture, Urve Tiidus, for their contribution in supporting culture.
38 architects and representatives from the 20 selected architectural offices participating in the Kellasalu design competition visited the Arvo Pärt Centre and its surroundings on the 18 March 2014.
In connection with the upcoming composer's concert series in the USA at the end of May, the Arvo Pärt Centre was visited on 14 March by Dr. Peter C. Bouteneff and Dr. Nicholas Reeves from St. Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary.
On 4 March an extraordinary event – the first meeting of Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Arvo Pärt – took place in Zürich.