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ECMA session

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The ECMA - European Chamber Music Academy Session has been organised in Vilnius from September 28th to October 2nd of 2016. This ECMA session has been supported by Erasmus+ strategic partnership project ECMA – NEXT STEP and organised as an intensive course for students from partner institutions and ECMA ensembles.

Chamber music masterclasses were given by renowned professors: Patrick Jüdt, viola (Hochschule der Künste, Bern), Avedis Kouyoumdjian, piano (Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst, Vienna), Diana Ligeti, cello (Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse, Paris), Johannes Meissl, violin (Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst, Vienna).

Public lectures

September 29th, from 10:00 to 11:00, room 303 (LMTA II building, Tilto str. 16): MUSIC PERFORMANCE AS CULTURAL PRACTICE by musicologist, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lina Navickaitė-Martinelli

October 1st, from 16:30 to 17:30, Music Innovation Studies Centre (LMTA central building, Gedimino pr. 42): RECORDING CHAMBER MUSIC: PREPARATION AND PRODUCTION by composer Mantautas Krukauskas  


Participants of the Session / String quartets:

AUREA / The Royal Northern College of Music (United Kingdom)

BABYLON / Koninklijk Conservatorium Den Haag (The Netherlands)

BERGEN / Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse de Paris (France)

FESTIVO / Lietuvos muzikos ir teatro akademija (Lithuania)

METTIS / ECMA ensemble (Lithuania)


Participants of the Session / Trios:

CLAVIOLA / Lietuvos muzikos ir teatro akademija (Lithuania)

METRAL / ECMA ensemble (France)


Public Concerts:

September 30th at 19:00, Concert at the Grand Hall of the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre: string quartet BERGEN, trio CLAVIOLA, string quartet AUREA, string quartet METTIS

October 2nd at16:00, Concert at the Applied Arts Museum: string quartet FESTIVO, stringa quartet BABYLON, string quartet SIMPLY and piano trio METRAL


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