Congratulations to Willie Campbell who has won through to the finals of the Liet International. Read the press release.
Read this press release in Scots or Gaelic.
Liet International is an annual event where singers and bands from across Europe compete to win best song in a European minority language. In 2014 the event took place in Oldenburg in Germany on Friday 12 December 2014. This multi-linguistic competition had singers attending from all over Europe including countries such as Norway, Germany, Italy, Netherlands and draws substantial media attention.
For more information on Liet International please visit: www.liet-international.com/nieuws/liet-international-2014-in-oldenburg-germany
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Written by Willie Campbell, Scotland’s entrant into Liet International. Firstly, thanks so much for the opportunity to perform at this year’s Liet songs. The show itself was of a really high standard with a great stage manager and crew who were very patient and gave everybody lots of time to get organised. My slot during […]
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