April 3, 2022 08:31
The singer has an influential patron.
Laima Vaikule became famous not only for her talent. Her patron played a huge role. They became a vocal teacher – Leonid Zakhodnik. It was he who brought together the future star with Raymond Pauls.
The famous composer and pianist immediately saw the talent in the 15-year-old girl and actively took her musical future into his own hands, according to the portal “7Dney.ru”. During her close work with Pauls, Vaikule repeatedly admitted that if she had not listened to the Westerner in her time, she would not have been able to become a star of this magnitude.
By the way, on the initiative of his mentor Raymond and Igor Kruty, the contest “New Wave” was held in Laima’s homeland.
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