- 3rd place
Rūta is a laureate of the several international contests. She was the winner of the „Nomme Jazz” (2013) and the finalist at “Riga Jazz Stage 2014”. She participated in different Latvian TV shows including Eurovision selection at 2012 and 2013. performed at the festivals Kaunas Jazz (Lithuania), Turku Jazz (Finland), Juu Jaab (Estonia), Rīgas Ritmi (Latvia), Jazz ’n Chisinau (Moldova) and other. Collaborated with Latvian famous musicians and composers Maestro Raimonds Pauls, Intars Busulis, Jolanta Gulbe, Latvian Radio Big Band and other.
Rūta has graduated Latvian Music Academy and currently is a soloist at vocal jazz band FRAMEST.