LENsemble in Vilnius

2016, 20 October, Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre
45th Baltic musicological conference
Julius Juzeliūnas and the World
 
Works by Hanns Eisler, John Cage, Julius Juzeliūnas, Kevin Volans, Vitali Godziatski, Edison Denisov
 
LENsemble, Vykintas Baltakas, cond.
  
2016, 22 October, Contemporary Art Centre
26th Contemporary Music Festival GAIDA
Music in Image & Image in Music
  
Works by Stefan Prins, Vytautas V. Jurgutis (premiere), Tierry de Mey, Matthew Shlomowitz, Michael Beil, François Sarhan and Anatolijus Šenderovas (premiere)
  
Stéphane Ginsburgh (solo piano) Andrius Žiūra (solo clarinet), LENsemble

New book article

Bálint Ándras Varga (Hg.)
Der Komponisten Mut und die Tyrannei des Geschmacks
 
Gedanken, Statements und Dialoge von und mit den Komponisten Hans Abrahamsen, John Adams, Vykintas Baltakas, George Benjamin, Friedrich Cerha, Unsuk Chin, George Crumb, Chaya Czernowin, Paul-Heinz Dittrich, Pascal Dusapin, Lorenzo Ferrero, Uli Fussenegger, Michael Gielen, Detlev Glanert, Sofia Gubaidulina, Georg Friedrich Haas, Giya Kantscheli, György Kurtág, Helmut Lachenmann, Libby Larsen, Liza Lim, Luca Lombardi, Siegfried Matthus, Robert Morris, Olga Neuwirth, Enno Poppe, Karl Aage Rasmussen, Wolfgang Rihm, Rebecca Saunders, Allen Shawn, Johannes Maria Staud, Manfred Trojahn, Jörg Widmann und Christian Wolff, den Kritikern Paul Griffiths, Gerhard R. Koch, Rainer Nonnenmann, Wolfgang Schreiber und Arnold Whittall und den Festivaldirektoren Heike Hoffmann und Sir Nicholas Kenyon.
 
wolke verlag

Composition classes

In September my composition classes will continue at the Maastricht Academy of Music and at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels. Registering is still possible until the end of August (Maastricht) and September (Brussels).
As of this fall a new master program for performers of contemporary music starts at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. Download the information sheet here.
For information: International Relations Office +370 5 2124967, rima.rimsaite@lmta.lt

Portrait CD by KAIROS

2016_Kairos_portrait

 
1. (co)ro(na) for ensemble 10:24
2. Pasaka for piano solo 05:15
3. Sinfonia for ensemble 03:25
4. b(ell tree)for string quartet 11:35
5. Ri for soprano and electronics 09:21
6. Poussla for ensemble and orchestra 14:47
7. Pasaka for piano and tape 08:43
8. Saxordionphonics for solo saxophone, accordion and orchestra 12:36
Total Time: 79:47
 
Artist(s):
Tokyo Sinfonietta, Benjamin Kobler, LENsemble (Lithuanian Ensemble Network), Chordos Quartet, Rita Balta, SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg, Marcus Weiss, Teodoro Anzellotti, WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln, Yasuaki Itakura, Vykintas Baltakas, Johannes Kalitzke, Emilio Pomárico
 

KAIROS-MUSIC
Catalogue No.: 0015004KAI
EAN Code: 9120040735043

Mauricio Kagel concert trail in Vilnius

9.4.2016, 19:00 Energetikos ir technikos muziejus | Energy ant Technology Museum Vilnius (LT)
 

Kantrimiusik, 50′
Phantasiestück, 15′
Mitternachtsstük, 40′
 
Het Collectief ensemble
LENsemble (Lithuanian Ensemble Network)
Jauna Muzika choir
Oskaras Koršunovas, direction
Vykintas Baltakas, conductor
 
Full program book

Kagel concert trail at the Concertgebouw Brugge

12.3.2016, Concertgebouw Brugge (B)
19:30 Vykintas Baltakas “Smokey Arnold” (2015) for ensemble
 
20:00 Mauricio Kagel:
Die Stücke der Windrose for ensemble, 50′
Kantrimiusik (1973-75), 50′
Mitternachtsstük (1980-86), 40′
 
Het Collectief ensemble
LENsemble (Lithuanian Ensemble Network)
 
Jauna Muzika choir
Oskaras Koršunovas, direction
Vykintas Baltakas, conductor

Portrait in Vienna

12.12.2015, Alte Schmiede,  Vienna

lecture-concert by Baltakas and Ensemble Wiener Collage

 

Recitativo (2014) for violine and piano

das Lied (2000) for piano and elektronics

Commentum (2011) for cello and piano

(how does the silver cloud s)ou(nd?) for piano solo

Eine kleine Nachtmusik (2013) for violine solo

 

JAIME WOLFSON (piano), BOJIDARA KOUZMANOVA (violin), ROLAND SCHUELER (cello)

Moderation: Alejandro del Valle-Lattanzio

Recitativo and Commentum in Vilnius

11.11.2015, International Accordion Music Festival
Church of Saint Catherine, Vilnius
 
Recitativo (2015) for violin and piano
Commentum (2011) for cello and piano
 
Rusnė Mataitytė, violin
Edmundas Kulikauskas, cello
Albina Šikšniūtė, piano
Full program

GAIDA festival Vilnius

GAIDA, 25th Festival of Contemporary Music
2015.10.27, 21:00
ŠMC | Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
 
Justina Repečkaitė – Tapisserie (2014)
Albertas Navickas – Accidental (2011)
Vykintas Baltakas – Redditio 2 (2013)
Justina Repečkaitė – Rapid Eye Movements (2014)
Ignas Krunglevičius – Gradients (2012)
Vykintas Baltakas – Redditio (2010)
Veronika Krausas – Analemma (2006)
 
LENsemble
Vykintas Baltakas, conductor

composer & conductor