Experiences

Master of Jazz

May 2017 was very special to me. Why? Simple. It was a month when I finally played my last concert as a student. Now these days are finally over. Am I happy? Yes, definitely. I had an awesome time during these 6 years as a student, learning most favorite...

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Lester Left Town

Recently I decided that my life isn’t interesting enough and got involved in an interesting adventure — writing lyrics for a jazz tune! Here’s the story: during my masters studies I had to prepare a 40-minute long program, I thought — well, it’s a new era of me becoming...

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Estate

Everyone seems to be doing their New Years resolutions, so here’s mine – I hope to go to Italy again. It’s been 2 years since I am back home and I miss it a lot, I miss the people, the language, the view, the music. That’s why I’m proud...

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International Jazz Day Latvia

Well, it has been a while since I last wrote something here, but it doesn’t mean that I had nothing interesting going on with my life, on the contrary – a lot of stuff has gone down lately. The brightest thing that happened to me is the Jazz Day. Once again,...

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Recording with Lynn Seaton

One of the most amazing things that happened to me in December 2014 was a recording session with Lynn Seaton. Lynn has visited Riga to teach jazz bass in JVLMA (where I’m currently studying jazz vocals). Thanks to Fulbright scholarship of the embassy of the USA he stayed with...

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