CURATING 

Melos New Vocal Music Collective | Vilnius  
co-founder & artistic director
Melos is a women‘s collective working in the field of new vocal music. Performing works by living composers and sound artists, the collective seeks to create a space for practices of alternative academic and experimental music as well as inter-disciplinary projects. Performing in variously sized groups – from solo to choir, the collective has presented programs in festivals such as Druskomanija and Jauna muzikaalso took part in projects produced by Operomanija.

https://www.meloscollective.com/

Muzikalke School for Music Creation | Vilnius

co-founder & creative director
school for young adults and adults which runs courses in composition, improvisation, songwriting, electronic music, audiovisual and commercial music creation.

http://www.muzikalke.lt/

KONTAKTAS Vilnius New and Experimental Music Series 

founder & co-curator
commissioning of new works, concerts, releases.

https://kontaktasvnems.com/

 

 

 

 

PAST

 

 

LIST OF WORKS

Stage

KADUJO.GENESIS (40’) education / music theatre. theatres in Kaliningrad and Vilnius. 2015

WATERS (20’) for spatialised choir site-specific immersive experience. Abandoned water reservoir, Vilnius. 2018

Chamber opera DIRT (15’) for ensemble, electronics and video. Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. 2018

SPENGLA (40’) spatial ethnographic act – installation. Linkemenu factory, Vilnius & Lithuanian tour. 2018

Opera scene PANIC (10′). Opéra Orchestre national Montpellier Occitanie. 2021

Mixed media

OCTO 716 (10’) for four string instruments and electronics. Ahead Electroacoustic Music Festival, Vilnius. 2013

SWEET SWEAT (20’) for brass band and video. Jauna Muzika New Music Festival, Vilnius. 2019

MOM (9’) for piano trio, tape, video. Synaesthesis contemporary music ensemble. 2021

Choral & Vocal

LIBERA ME (4’) for mixed choir and soprano solo. 2014

4 Miracles of Saint Mungo (20’) for spatialised choirs and soloists. Glasgow Cathedral Choir. 2018

7 days (7’) for 16 voices and double bass. Les Metaboles & Florentin Ginot. Festival Royaumont. 2019

Love (8’) for 16 voices. Les Metaboles. Festival Royaumont. 2020

WINTER (15’) for mixed choir and 4 percussionists. spatialised National choir of Lithuania “Polifonija”. 2021

Instrumental 

5 Stages of Sleep for orchestra, Dream On!. BBC Scottish Symphony orchestra. Glasgow. 2016

Saxophone quartet No. 1. Druskomanija Contemporary Music Festival, Vilnius. 2014

Intus for double bass. Glasgow Experimental Music Series. Synthetis course, Poland. 2017

Dhenu for organ. Druskomanija Contemporary Music Festival, Vilnius. 2016

Series of concept worksGlasgow Experimental Music Series. 2018

Sarx for string orchestra and saxophone. In collaboration with “Psichicone Theatre”. “Sounding Bodies” Intersectoral Project of the Creative Industries, Vilnius. 2015

KAT For ensemble. Red Note ensmble, Glasgow. 2017

Deus ex Machina for sinfonietta, Glasgow New Music Expedition, Glasgow. 2016

 

Site-specific work

TRAIN PLAY for violin and urban soundscape. Melbourne 2017
Transit graffiti readings of an underground passage in Lazdynai, Vilnius, 2016
Songs without Home etudes on songs and stories of the homeless of Vilnius, Vilnius Homeless Care Centre, 2017

Druskomanija

Contemporary Music Festival, Lithuania
artistic director and producer, 2018-2019
https://www.druskomanija.lt/

Muzika Erdvėje [Music in a Space]

Festival of Site-specific Music, Lithuania
co-founder and organiser, 2014-2018
https://www.muzikaerdveje.lt/

Muzikos Ruduo [Music Autumn]

Contemporary Lithuanian Music Festival, Lithuania
co-curator, communications manager, 2019
http://muzikosruduo.lt/

Baltic Contemporary Music Network

project coordintator, 2020
https://www.balticnewmusic.com/

Traditional Singing Course

on-site & online education programs for authentic sung folklore, Lithuania
co-fouder & organiser, 2019-2020
https://www.traditionalsingingcourse.com/