Ieva Klingenberga was born on September 17, 1986 in Riga, Latvia. She is a composer and audiovisual artist.
Ieva accomplished her Master’s degree in Composition with prof. Rolands Kronlaks at the Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music in 2012 and the Master in Audiovisual composition with prof. Paolo Pachini at the Conservatorio di Musica G.Tartini di Trieste (Italy) in 2019.
Since 2012 Ieva is a member of the Latvian Composers Union.
She has participated in various workshops and masterclasses abroad, such as “Matrix12 on Tour”(Poland), the European Media Training workshop Summer MEDIA Studio (Lithuania) etc.
Her music has been performed at the contemporary music festival Latvian New Music Days in Riga (2010,2011, 2012,2018), at the Avignon festival in France (2012), at the 12th Annual CSUF New Music Festival: Voice in the 21st Century in USA (2013), in Switzerland etc.
In 2014 “Insomnia” for vocal ensemble was performed by German vocal ensemble Octavians on the 29th May at the German Choir Competition 9.Deutscher Chorwettbewerb 2014 in Weimar, Germany.
In 2015 “Lamp Fever” was broadcast on Portuguese national radio and was performed by Loudspeaker Orchestra at the “Electronic Geographies” in Lisabon,Portogal.
Her audiovisual compositions were also screened at the International Music festival The Musical Matter of World which is the part of the International symposium of art figures ART-AREA CHINA 2015 at the Hebei Normal University in Shijiazhuang, Hebei, China, then at the Fresh Minds Festival 2015 in USA, at the International Video Festival DIGITALBIGSCREEN 2015, in Slovenia, at the It’s LIQUID International Art Show in Venice 2017 and 2020, at the Gallery LemoArt in the centre of Berlin 2017, at the ALCHEMIC BODY| FIRE . AIR . WATER . EARTH, International photography, painting,installation, video-art and performance art festival in Argentina 2017, at the art exhibition “Hic et Nunc. L’arte apre le porte all’infinito”at the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in Italy (2018), at the international art exhibition “La Mente Artistica – Giovani donne artiste a confronto”in Roma,Italy in 2017,2018,2019, at the international art exhibition “Emozioni in Mostra – L’Armenia incontra il Mondo”at Castel dell’Ovo ,Napoli, Italy 2019, at the festival Kaivos Festivaali at Vanha Kaivos,Outokumpu in Finland 2019, at the international New Music festival Arēna in Latvia 2020.
Specialties: Music composition (academic/electronic/electroacoustic, including original music/soundtrack for short films, music for commercials etc. audiovisual composition(music&video)
She always likes to take a part in many interesting projects and compose music in various different genres of music, mostly where music and other arts been combined (multimedia, audivisual).