Lithuanian trombone project & Loreta Sungailiene
The founder and initiator of „Lithuanian trombone project & Loreta Sungailiene“ is the composer of many songs and trombone virtuoso Vytautas Pilibavicius. His improvisations and great work are known in the whole Europe. His colleagues – classical music and jazz artists, the great artists of Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra, Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre and winners of various international competitions. They are Remigijus Gumuliauskas, Paulius Batvinis, Tomas Karka ir Audrius Stasiulis. Multi-instrumentalist – Robertas Vilcinskas who is the master of percussion in the project.
Loreta Sungailiene – ethnomusicologist and the host of many TV shows, singer known as explorer of folk songs and various folk projects participant („Folksokas“, „Sutartines party“, „ZAP.4 elementai“ etc.). She loves creative challenges offered by music professionals. This project is very special for her because she contributed to the development of this project.
The program of the project includes Lithuanian folk songs about family, work, war. Different regions of Lithuania reveal sensitive poetry, interesting melodies, modern jazz harmony and authentic style which merge with music interpretations.
„Lithuanian trombone project & Loreta Sungailiene“ – another modern look to folklore and also the new page in Lithuanian trombone music history.