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Suiti cultural heritage

Bands and amateur collectives

Since the past generations, the Suiti have been left with a considerable heritage of traditional culture that is still being maintained, developed and put to practice by several local bands and amateur collectives. by several local bands and amateur collectives. “Suitu sievas” band is quite popular. The band may have outnumbered many professional artists, considering the count of concerts and events with massive audience they have performed at.

Besides “Suitu sievas” there are “Gudenieku suiti” in Gudenieki and “Maģie suiti” bands in Jūrkalne. The youngest singers are growing and singing in “Suitiņi” in Alsunga and “Krētainie suiti” in Basi. Not to mention the various dance companies, performing dances of the Suiti district and showing off the luxurious national attires.

  • “Suitu muzikanti” music band
  • “Basu suiti” folk band
  • “Suitu sievas” ethno-folk band
  • “Gudenieku suiti” ethno-folk band
  • “Maģie suiti” ethnographic band
  • Children folk groups
  • “Suitu vīri” folk band
  • “Suitu dūdenieki” bagpipe band
  • “Jūrkalne” dance company of the middle generation
  • “Suiti” dance company of the middle generation