Lithuanian trombone project & Loreta Sungailienė I November 14th Vilnius

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Arts Libera International presents a unique quintet of professional trombonists, percussionist Robertas Vilčinskas and folk music artist Loreta Sungailienė. The creative experiment was founded in 2016 when they first performed in Birštonas jazz festival.

The founder and initiator of „Lithuanian trombone project & Loreta Sungailienė“ is the composer of many songs and trombone virtuoso Vytautas Pilibavičius. 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. Multiinstrumentalist – Robertas Vilčinskas who is the master of percussion in the project.

Loreta Sungailienė – ethnomusicologist and the host of many TV shows, singer known as explorer of folk songs and various folk projects participant („Folkšokas“, „Sutartinės 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 reveals sensitive poetry, interesting melodies, modern jazz harmony and authentic style which merges with music interpretations.

„Lithuanian trombone project & Loreta Sungailienė“ – another modern look to folklore and also the new page in Lithuanian trombone music history.

Concert Date:
November 14 19:00 Vilnius, Applied Art and Design Museum (Arsenalo St. 3a).

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