AIGARS MERI is the Latvian National Opera Principal Chorus Master since 2006. He is also the Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the Chamber Orchestra of Jelgava since 2005. He has made his debut at the LNO as an opera conductor for Lūsens’ Puppet Opera in 2008 and debuted as an artistic director of the premiere for Verdi’s Nabucco in 2010. Aigars Meri was an artistic director of the world premiere for Latvian composer Andris Dzenītis’s opera Dauka in 2012.
Aigars Meri kas received annual Latvijas Gāze Award 2012 for the outstanding achievement in season 2011/2012