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2020 September 24, Thursday, 19.00 Lithuanian National Philharmonic Hall, Vilnius

Organizer: Concert organised in collaboration with Tytuvėnai Festival and M. K. Čiurlionis House in Vilnius

Performers: HÅVARD GIMSE (piano, Norway)

Programme: Works by Edvard Grieg, Jean Sibelius, Geirr Tveitt, Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis

On the occasion of the 145th birth anniversary of Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis, the Lithuanian National Philharmonic presents internationally acclaimed Norwegian pianist Håvard Gimse, performing in such concert halls as Wigmore Hall in London, Carnegie Hall in New York, Palais des Beaux Arts in Brussels, Berlin Konzerthaus or Josef Suk Hall in Prague. The recipient of the Steinway, Grieg and Sibelius awards is praised as a recitalist and chamber musician; his wide repertoire includes more than 30 piano concertos. Gimse has earned many awards for his recordings. The pianist has performed with orchestras on several continents, including the Stockholm, Oslo, Danish Radio, the Royal Liverpool, Birmingham, Baltimore, the Belgian National, and the Philharmonic of Japan symphony orchestras. Tonight’s programme features Norwegian, Finnish and Lithuanian music.

Sponsor of the project – Royal Norwegian Embassy

Ticket prices 10, 15 Eur. Buy tickets

Date 2020-09-24 19:00

Time: 18–19 September 2020  

Venue: Conference Hall of the National Gallery of Art (Konstitucijos pr. 22, Vilnius)

Languages of the conference are English and Lithuanian

The principal organizersInstitute of Lithuanian Literature and Folklore M. K. Čiurlionis’ House in Vilnius

The partners: National Gallery of Arts, Lithuanian National Philharmonic Society, Vilnius Academy of Arts, Lithuanian Culture Research Institute, Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas University of Technology

The Sponsors: Research Council of Lithuania, Vilnius City Municipality

The Information Sponsor: LRT

You are welcome to join the conference by connecting to an account: https://www.facebook.com/MKCnamai

Please wear face masks when attending the event!

Date 2020-09-18 09:00

COMPETITION. International M.K. Čiurlionis Piano and Organ Competition

VIII International M.K.Čiurlionis Piano and Organ Competition takes place every four years. Next Competition is scheduled for November 2019.

More information about competition and schedule can be found here.

Date 2019-11-08 18:00

CONFERENCE. Lithuania … … between history, language and culture. Presented as part of the Festival Baltic in Milan in collaboration with ASTIPA.  Speakers: Guido Lever (Honorary Consul of Lithuania in Milan) 
 Alessandro Vitale (University of Milan) Claudia Barna (Vytautas Magnum University, Kaunas) 
 Musical accompaniment: Danutė Ereminaitė.

Date 2013-06-10 13:20

Location Philological Club, Via Clerici 10 

Free admission

Concert. Čiurlionis and Beyond

David Josefowitz Recital Hall, Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone Road, London NW1 5HT.

Cosima Piano Quintet

Evelina Puzaitė (piano)

Katerina Mitchell (violin I)

Algirdas Galdikas (violin II)

Jenny Lewisohn (viola)

Angélique Lihou (cello)


Čiurlionis, works for piano and String quartet in C-minor; Schumann, Piano Quintet. Tickets at the door 10gbp (students and under-16s: 5 gbp)

Ticket price includes post-concert glass of wine and opportunity to meet the musicians


Date 2011-09-25 15:00

Conference. Date: 21–24 September 2011. Place: Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, Vilnius.

The organisers of this conference attempt to bring musicologists, art researchers, philosophers and scholars of cultural discourse together and encourage them to cooperate in developing a more comprehensive interdisciplinary research of Čiurlionis’s work. Papers are welcome in various formats and from various fields, related to the topics listed below. The final programme and group sessions of the conference will be announced upon receiving paper proposals. For detailed information, please, visit conference’s site http://mkc2011.lmta.lt/

Date 2011-09-21 00:00

COMPETITION. International M.K. Čiurlionis Piano and Organ Competition

Pianists – September 14 – 23
organists – September 13 – 24

Competition schedule can be found here.

Date 2011-09-13 19:00

CONCERT. The World of Čiurlionis

CIT Cork School of Music, Stack Theatre, Union Quay, Cork. Organized in cooperation by CIT and Lithuanian Embassy in Dublin, Ireland.

Sonata Zuboviene and Rokas Zubovas, piano

Programme of music compositions, literary texts and paintings of Čiurlionis

Entrance free



Date 2011-09-12 20:00

CONCERT. The World of Čiurlionis

Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
Charlemont House, Parnell Square North
Dublin 1, Ireland

Sonata Zuboviene and Rokas Zubovas, piano

Programme of music compositions, literary texts and paintings of Čiurlionis

Entrance free


Date 2011-09-11 12:00

CONCERT. Winner of the International competitions, organist Jean-Baptiste Dupont (France) will perform improvisations on the themes of Čiurlionis’ paintins.

Kaunas, Church of Archangel Michael.

Date 2011-04-10 16:00

Sistema ir dizainas: Jonas Lekevičius