ARTŪRS NOVIKS (Latvia)
Arturs Noviks (1987) is Latvian accordionist. He learned music in Koknese, completed the Jazeps Mediņs College of Music and the Latvian Academy of Music, where he works as a teacher. Noviks participated and gained many prizes in different competitions and festivals. He performed also in several records together with the Latvian Radio Choir and Chamber Orchestra “Sinfonietta Rīga”. Since 2005 Noviks is a member of the ensemble “Tango sin quinto”, which mostly performs tangos and modern cover-versions of classical works. As one of the best virtuosos in Latvia Noviks is often invited to perform with many other ensembles and groups in different music projects. In ARENA festival we will meet Arturs in the program FOREST SONGS for children.