For the second time by the initiative of “Latvian Music Development Association/Latvian Music Export Office” an event is being organized for the members of the music industry with the aim to encourage cooperation, exchange experiences and increase their level of professionalism – a festival of creative masterclasses and song workshops called “RIGaLIVE”.
Composers, performers and music producers are welcome to apply for the song workshop, which will take place from the 9th until the 11th of April of this year in Riga, Latvia.
We are announcing the beginning of application for the song workshop, where in 3 days time up to 10 work groups will be working on creating new songs. Each group will consist of 3 members – a composer, performer and a producer. Each day the groups will work for 8 hours in order to create a demo version of their songs, which will then be evaluated by a collective of experts, which will consist of representatives of both local and international professionals of the music industry.
Event order of the festival:
9th of April – introduction of the participants of masterclasses;
10th of April – songwriting workshop and listening;
11th of April – songwriting workshop and listening.
The goal of the participants is to create song that could be a hit of the Baltics in 2018 and 2019.
To apply, please fill in the application form and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org with the description Application to RIGaLIVE until the 19th of March 2018. After evaluating the submissions, the participants of the workshop will be announced by the end of March.
Participation fee – 50 €.
For members of the “Latvian Music Development Association/Latvian Music Export Office” – 25 €.
Partners:LaIPA, Kultūras ministrija, “Mājlietu sala”, “Pica Lulū”, “Red Bull”, “Sonorworks”.