Your $ doubled: New Album Fundraiser!

I'm humbled and amazed that one of my incredibly generous supporters (who wishes to remain anonymous) 
will DOUBLE whatever amount you contribute to my new album fund this week!

If you have been considering to be a part of my…

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OSCAR viewing gala behind the scenes

On March 10th I performed (alongside Macy Gray and Paul Oakenfold) at the OSCAR viewing gala, a benefit for Children Uniting Nations and Justice for Women International.

It was a beautiful private event held at the gorgeous Beverly Hills estate…

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On This Christmas Night - New Lyric Video!

Dear friends,
As an agnostic quarter-Jewish Soviet-raised
Californian flower child, I wrote 4 Christmas songs over the years.

One of them, "On This Christmas Night", is about being
with the people we love, and remembering those we lost.…

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New song: DAUGHTER SONG

I'm excited to announce the release of “Daughter Song” to coincide with the International Daughter's Day (Sept 24, 2023) ❤  I started writing this song when I was pregnant, right after hearing the baby's heartbeat during the first ultrasound,…

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New song "READY TO LIVE AGAIN"

Hi friends! “Ready To Live Again” is my new song about the emotional journey out of a very dark place after my dad’s sudden death, which happened in the middle of the pandemic a half a world away. 

While to…

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Nick's Book!!

Friends, I am beyond proud that Nick's new book “Virtual K–8 Teaching - A Handbook for Building Productive Teacher-Student Relationships” comes out June 2, published by the renowned Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group. 

If you are a teacher (or…

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Marina and NCIS

The NCIS season finale airs today, May 22, 2023! 
This is the episode I worked on as the Russian Language Technical Advisor. 
Want to see the behind the scenes video of my day on the set? 
Check out www.patreon.com/MarinaV

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400th stream on Twitch!

Omg, this Tues is my 400th stream on Twitch! I started streaming while 7 months pregnant (which was 4 years ago), and Twitch quickly became a VERY important part of my life. I am so grateful to our community for…

My 1,500th concert!

Today is the 1,500th concert of my career! (out of which 381 have been on Twitch!) I am very proud of this achievement and grateful to those of you who have been a part of these shows! I have many… Read more