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There are more than 1. The oldest written documentations of Latvian folksongs that have survived are dated and The first collections of Latvian folksongs, which were compiled by the German clergymen G. Bergmann and F. Wahr, were published in Despite the wave of modernization in the 19th century, Latvians managed to preserve their tradition of Dainas, mostly because it was passed on from generation to generation.
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But Latvia has also been home to an abundance of composers whose works you will want to hear. In honor of the th anniversary of Latvian independence, here are ten Latvian composers that we think you should know! His neo-Romantic music referenced traditional Latvian forms with influences from Scriabin, Grieg, and especially Rachmaninoff. This combination can be appreciated in his 24 Dainas, a collection of short piano preludes named after a traditional Latvian form of folk song. In addition to her compositional output, Lucija Garuta made an impact across many Latvian musical institutions.
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