X
Latvia.travel mobile app. Your official guide for travelling in Latvia.
Download

You are here

"Dancis" and "Teiksma" honored as best dance ensembles at Song and Dance Festival

22.07.2013

University of Latvia's traditional dance ensemble "Dancis" was voted the best folk dance ensemble and "Ave Sol" concert organization's folk dance group "Teiksma" the best youth dance ensemble during the Song and Dance Festival's competition of dance ensembles on Monday.

University of Latvia's traditional dance ensemble "Dancis" was voted the best folk dance ensemble and "Ave Sol" concert organization's folk dance group "Teiksma" the best youth dance ensemble during the Song and Dance Festival's competition of dance ensembles on Monday.

In total, nine dance ensembles and fourteen youth dance ensembles participated in the competition.

These ensembles were selected from a total of 603 groups by the local juries all over Latvia from February to April this year.

Related news
Today, a rare Corn Bunting (Miliaria calandra) was seen in the village of Ciemupe in Ogre Region (central Latvia), which most likely nested in Latvia once before, but returns only on rare occasions,...
Ugis Praulins' "The Nightingale", one of four compositions featured on recorder virtuoso Michala Petri's and the Danish National Vocal Ensemble's CD, has just earned a 2012 "Echo...
The American songwriter and artist Jarboe, the longtime bass player of the German industrial band "Einstuerzende Neubauten", Alexander Hacke, the American multi-artist Danielle de Picciotto, and cellist Helen...
It can be said that all people like to travel around the world and take impressions home with them, to create a new understanding about what is happening on other shores of the planet.