|Bruce Barth, Hilda Sibeck at the 2012
Global Music Foundation Easter Course
Photo Credit: Melody McLaren
Congratulations to two adoptive Londoners, both at the London College of Music in Ealing, Polish vocalist/violinist Agata Kubiak and Swedish vocalist Hilda Sibeck, and congratulations also to English/ Doncaster / NYJO / RAM saxophonist Nadim Teimoori on being announced as finalists in the Riga Jazz Stage. Complete lists:
FINALISTS – VOCALS
Susanna Aleksandra Veldi /Estonia, Ajda Stina Turek /Slovenia, Agata Kubiak /Poland, Alina Rostotskaya /Russia, Natalie Dietz /Australia, Malene Kjaergaard Lund /Denmark, Tamir Grinberg /Israel, Maria Schafer /USA, Loren Battley /USA, Vytayte Pupšyte /Lithuania, Egle Petrosiute /Lithuania, Hilda Sibeck /Sweden/, Isabella Lundgren /Sweden, Jekaterina Šarigina /Latvia, Kristīne Prauliņa /Latvia, Rūta Dūduma /Latvia, Charlotta Kerbs /Finland, Kadi Vija /Finland, Miriam Ast /Germany, Lydia Schiller /Germany/.
FINALISTS – SAXOPHONE
Nadim Teimoori /Great Britain, Max Zenger /Finland, Batuhan Salliel /Turkey, Ori Jacobson /Israel, Daniel Vargas /Hungary, Toms Rudzinskis /Latvia, Dāvis Jurka /Latvia.
The finals are on April 3-5 in Riga. WEBSITE
As i know, Jekaterina Šarigina is also from UK, London, wonderful singer, good luck to her! Heard her live in Lithuania, stunning!