Marina Gribincika (1966) was born in Ukraine. She completed the Jazeps Mediņs College of Music and the Latvian Academy of Music. Gribincika writes mostly instrumental and vocal chamber music. Her music frequently is performed at concerts and festivals. Besides composer works as a teacher at the Emils Darzins College of Music, where she helps the young musicians to learn music theory and composition.

In ARENA festival we will meet Marina making musical instruments in the workshops for children.