January 27, 2018, 19.00 – 24:00
Conservatorium Maastricht – Bonnefantenstraat 15 Maastricht
Composition class of Vykintas Baltakas and Contemporary Music Ensemble – Conservatorium Maastricht.
Works by John Cage, Willie Arets, Iago Hermo, Bardiya Kheibari, Giannis Montesantos, Sachit Ajmani, Felipe Hoyos González and Kavour S. Christos
The Lithuanian Ensemble Network collaborates with the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre as ”ensemble in residence”. Together with the department of composition LEN starts a new festival for contemporary music “New Music Challenges/018“.
January 11, 2018, Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, Vilnius
18:00. John Cage – a portrait
21:00. Electroacoustic music
January 12, 2018, Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, Vilnius
18:00. Works of the composition students 1
19:30. Works of the composition students 2
January 13, 2018, Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, Vilnius
19:00. LENsemble & Centre Henri Pousseur
Works of Stéphane Orlando, Guillaume Auvray, Vykintas Baltakas, Ignas Krunglevičius, Monika Sokaitė and Albertas Navickas
21:00. Electroacoustic music
Ensemble of contemporary music of the LMTA, LENsemble, Centre Henri Pousseur
Vykintas Baltakas, cond.
8-9 Nov, 2017
11th International Forum of Composers in Poznan
Pažeistas šešėlis (violated shadows) for voice and marimba, 1993
September 10, Parcours Festival, Pathé Maastricht (NL)
Video work by Fiorenza Hohl (1993) with Rita Balta (Soprano, recording) and Zenonas Bagavičius (Marimba, recording)
Also works by Giannis Montesantos, Kavour S. Christos and Thierry de Mey
June 1st 2017 17.30-20.30 Willem Hijstek Hall
Bonnefantenstraat 15, 6211 KL, Maastricht
17:30-18:15 – Hinhören
The Ensemble of Contemporary Music of the Conservatory Maastricht and the composition class of Robert H.P. Platz
18:30-19:15 – Hören
Lecture & Concert
Emeritus celebrations for prof. Robert HP Platz.
Kim Van den Brempt (piano), Centre Henri Pousseur Liège, Belgium
Closing event with performances by Aleksandra Djordjevic and works of the composition class of Vykintas Baltakas
The Ensemble of Contemporary Music of the Conservatory Maastricht, Vykintas Baltakas, conductor
Last days of registration for the next academic year at the Conservatorium in Maastricht.
Deadline (for 2017 – 2018): 1 March 2017.
Vykintas Baltakas: composition and conducting / ensemble for contemporary music.
28 Jan 2017, Night of classical music
Conservatory of Maastricht (NL)
Works by Luciano Berio, Willie Arets, Joep van Leeuwen and Giannis Montesantos
Ensemble of contemporary music at the conservatory Maastricht
Vykintas Baltakas, conducting
18 March 2016
Lecture on my music and a seminar with the students of the RAM
Update 7/9/15: it is still possible for the composition students to register to my class at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels / Koninklijk Conservatorium Brussel. The final deadline is 15 October! Registration and info: Kathleen Coessens (firstname.lastname@example.org).
I have been offered a position to teach composition at the Maastricht Academy of Music, starting in september.
The school is internationally renowned: currently 442 students of around forty-eight different nationalities study in Maastricht and english is the common language. The Academy of Music offers both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees.
I will start a new class. Please spread the word among potential students!
Despite expiration of the deadline for general registration, the registration for composition students is still possible. The entrance examination will take place during the last week of august. Register for a Bachelor’s or Master’s programme via Studielink.