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News Latvia » Music: Audit: tax-payers’ money used inefficiently in professional theaters, music sector in Latvia

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/legislation/?doc=139492
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Lack of strategies in theaters and concert organizations, shortage of information about the theater and music market, bureaucracy, differing principles for calculation of state subsidies are the reason the State Audit Office questions efficiency of the ...

News Latvia » Music: Who is Latvia’s Eurovision Song Contest 2018 entry? Laura Rizzotto to perform Funny Girl

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/6028093/latvia-eurovision-song-contest-2018-laura-rizzotto-funny-girl/
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

FRESH out of Latvia's Supernova singing competition ... After finishing high school Laura headed East and attended Berklee College of Music in Boston - then, in 2013, the singer moved to LA to study at the California Institute of the Arts and graduated ...

News Latvia » Music: Charges Of Anti-Semitism Roil German Music Awards

News channel or source: https://www.npr.org/sections/therecord/2018/04/19/604046154/german-rappers-accused-of-anti-semitism-win-major-music-prize
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Unlike other major music awards, like the Grammys or the U.K.'s Mercury Prize ... and used Jewish slave labor in Latvia and Lithuania. Its then-head, Heinrich Mohn, also made personal donations to the S.S., Third Reich special forces and Nazi guards.

News Latvia » Music: BWW Review: RAGTIME a Work of Great Power and Beauty Brilliantly Executed

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/austin/article/BWW-Review-RAGTIME-a-Work-of-Great-Power-and-Beauty-Brilliantly-Executed-20180420
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

RAGTIME is a 1996 musical about the American experience at the turn of the 20th century with a book by Terrence McNally, lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, and music by Stephen Flaherty ... Berger), a Jewish immigrant from Latvia. The musical's message of acceptance ...

News Latvia » Music: Quarter century for AmCham Latvia

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/analytics/?doc=139522
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Live music from the Big Al & Jokers. The event was sponsored by Callidus Capital, Indexo, Vitol Baltics and LSC as well as Amber Distribution Latvia, Belam – Riga and Gosselin Mobility Baltics. AmCham Latvia was one of the first Western chambers ...

News Latvia » Music: 5 Things to Know About 'I Like Me Better' Singer Lauv

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/music/celebrity/5-things-to-know-about-i-like-me-better-singer-lauv/ar-AAvMTZp
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

“Lauv comes from the Latvian word for lion, and my mom’s side of the family is from Latvia – it’s a place I’ve been ... Traveling the world to play music for his fans is more than just a job. And he’s learned from the best.

News Latvia » Music: Nisenan Music Event this Saturday at the Foothills Event Center

News channel or source: https://yubanet.com/regional/nisenan-music-event-this-saturday-at-the-foothills-event-center/
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Contributors to this project include composer Raimonds Tiguls (Latvia) and documentarian Rob Fatal of F-Cinema Productions. The culmination of this project will be a music and media presentation on April 14 in Grass Valley. The Nisenan Indians are the ...

News Latvia » Music: Tandra, Saleem, and green-haired turtles

News channel or source: http://en.rfi.fr/culture/20180421-tandra-saleem-and-green-haired-turtles-0
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

There’s information about a green- haired turtle, listener news, some great music, and of course ... Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Sierra Leone ...

News Latvia » Music: Latvian gamedev conference

News channel or source: https://gamasutra.com/blogs/HelenCarmichael/20180417/316636/Latvian_gamedev_conference.php
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Latvia is a little country with big ambition ... Ari Pulkinen then treats conference attendees to a talk on branding through music, followed by a retrospective on a significant career in concept art by Bjorn Hurri. The final, high-energy talk is by ...

News Latvia » Music: Who is Lithuania’s Eurovision Song Contest 2018 entry? Ieva Zasimauskaitė to perform When We’re Old

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/6035241/lithuania-eurovision-song-contest-2018-ieva-zasimauskaite/
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

Her passion for music began at a young age - since she was just 7 Ieva ... Lithuania is, unfortunately, the only Baltic state not to win the competition, with Latvia and Estonia winning in 2001 and 2002 respectively. They tend to vote Russia, Latvia ...