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director , musicologist

Mara Marnauza, musicologist, director. Certified choir conductor State Konservatorium Latvia, 1987. Named one of Best Conductor, E.Melngailis National, 1999; recipient Award, GRAND PRIX, 1998, First Place, Choir FORTIUS, 2003, Award, Ministry of Education & Sciences, 2004, 2006, Choir FORTIUS, Riga City Department Culture, 2005. Head board Association Support Culture & Education, Riga, 2001; Member of Europa Cantat.

Background

Marnauza, Mara was born on July 21, 1963 in Riga, Latvia. Daughter of Viktors Tarziers and Olga Meikstuma.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Music Pedagogy, University Latvia, Riga, 2000.

Career

Conductor Mixed Choir FORTIUS & Female Choir BALTA, Riga, since 1985. Dean musics Riga Teacher Training Academy, 1999—2003, vice-rector science, since 2004, professor music pedagogy, 2005, director master programme music pedagogy, since 2007. Deputy Riga City Council, since 2005.

Expert Center Curriculum Development & Examination Ministry Education & Sciences, since 2006. Expert humanitarian & social science Latvian Council of Scientific, Riga, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Certified choir conductor State Konservatorium Latvia, 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Musician (choir conductor).

Membership

Head board Association Support Culture & Education, Riga, 2001. Member of Europa Cantat.

Connections

Married Juris Marnauza. 1 child Viesturs.

father:
Viktors Tarziers

mother:
Olga Meikstuma

spouse:
Juris Marnauza

child:
Viesturs Marnauza