Choose language

LT
EN
PL
RU
FR
DE
IT
ES

Search

Search

Contact us

en Write us Search

2013

VISIT CARD OF KAUNAS STATE CHOIR – MUSIC BY G. VERDI


2013 02 26


Kaunas State Choir, which is well known on international music stages and valued favourably by critics, has planned concerts in various Lithuanian concert halls. The choir, which has returned from China recently, will soon organise concerts in Denmark.
 
Kaunas State Choir is preparing for the trip to Denmark at the beginning of March at the invitation and initiative of the conductor of Russian origin Aleksandr Vedernikov, who is the principal conductor of Odense Symphony Orchestra from 2009. Kaunas singers will perform the programme dedicated to the commemoration of the 200th birth anniversary of the Italian opera genius Giuseppe Verdi, whose music, according to the conductor Petras Bingelis, is like a visit card of Kaunas State Choir.
 
Odense listeners will hear the music piece "Messa da Requiem" of G. Verdi performed by the choir.
 
The concert roads of Kaunas Choir and world celebrities of singing will cross in Denmark. The 37-year-old singer from the Ukraine Liudmila Monastyrska agreed to sing along with the choir. Tenor part will be performed by the Georgian singer Baidri Maisuradze. The bass part will be sung by the Russian soloist Vitalij Kovaliov valued for his wide range of voice. The performers will be accompanied by Odense Symphony Orchestra.
 
After the visit in Denmark the choir singers, their head P. Bingelis and concert partners will perform the most beautiful G.Verdi opera arias and choruses to Lithuanian listeners. Canto music will resound at Kaunas and Vilnius Philharmonic Halls on April 19-20.