|Editor||A. Ross, The Experience of Citizenship|
Since 1992 music is no longer an obligatory subject at Latvian schools. At high school children's self-confidence is being cultivated and their civic identity is enhanced. Young people, especially, girls do not receive a well-balanced harmonious upbringing. It means that the existence of the Latvian nation is threatened since it is the richness of youth's emotional world that predetermines person's future emotional development.