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Premier: April 23RD 2019, Arts Printing House, Vilnius
SWEET SWEAT
JUTA PRANULYTĖ & HONKIN’ DUDES BRASS BAND

 


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06 02 Kaunas
04 07 Kėdainiai Synagogue
04 07 Prienai Culture Centre
03 23 Klaipeda Castle Eastern Capercaillie Hall
03 23 Kretinga Palace and Winter Garden
02 24 Kazų Rūda Culture Centre
02 17 Pakruojis Synagogue
02 17 Joniškis White Synagogue
02 16 Anykščiai Art Incubator

More information: events
Watch LRT TV („Kultūros diena“ 9’19”)
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‘intus’ (2017) released by Music Information centre Lithuania as part of Far Away but Ever Closer: Young Lithuanian Composers Abroad CD (currated by musicologist Edvardas Šumila).
Performed by Mark Hendry (double bass)

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 Juta Pranulytė captures that peaceful flow in her composition, weaving an archaic chant into contemporary choral texture (Austė Nakienė)


Spatial act SPENGLA tours around Lithuania Spring 2019!
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Supported by Lithuanian Council for Culture


I have been selected to be the next artistic director of DRUSKOMANIJA Contemporary Music Festival (Lithuania). The festival will take place in Vilnius and Druskininkai May 2019. Come and listen to some exciting new music!


Site-specific audiovisual interactive choral act ‘WATERS’ was premiered at Liepkalnis water reservoir (Vilnius) by girl choir “Liepaites”, October 6th, 2018.
Interactive visuals – Lukas Vytautas Dagilis.
Lights – Arvydas Buinauskas
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WATERS” is also supported by Vilnius Municipality.


July, 2018:
⇒ Cheltenham Music Festival Composer Academy || a new work ‘BLONDE’ for Juice vocal ensemble37171360_1691302547592106_7439686584275828736_o ⇒ Darmstadt Summer Course!


21.06.18  20.00
SPATIAL ACT SPENGLA
for choir, drums, fiddles and folk vocal and dance groups

at Linkmenų menų fablikas, Vilnius
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Reviews (LT):
Paulina Nalivaikaitė:  „SPENGLA“: ERDVĖ IEŠKOJIMAMS
Goda Marija Gužauskaitė:  „Spengla“ – raktas į lietuvių liaudies klodus


Spatial composition ‘FOUR MIRACLES OF ST. MUNGO’ for soloists, 3 choirs, organ and tape  premiered on the May 26th, 2018, at the Glasgow Cathedral.
Work commissioned by the Glasgow Cathedral Choral Society

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PAST: Glasgow Experimental Music Series:  Cross / Bend / Canvases
May 19th, 2018, 2 PM at the Pipe Factory, Glasgow

Presented as a continuous theatrical show, Cross / Bend / Canvases features vivid and extreme new process pieces by Juta Pranulyte, benchmark group decision-making pieces by James Saunders, and Gregor Forbes’ open-form cello concerto ‘Canvases’. This concert is the biggest in the Glasgow Experimental Music to date, featuring around 20 musicians and including four world premieres.

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‘Ave Regina Caelorum’ for  soloist, mixed choir and string orchestra, commissioned by the Arkleston singers, was premiered on the 18th of May 2018 at the Lylesland Church, Paisley.

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Libera mefor mixed choir published by Lithuanian Composers’ Union
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“Juta’s piece [F, 2018], where it takes quite some time for a continuous tone of reinforced harmonics to emerge amidst the myriad tiny unpredictable rhythmic and timbral effects of the piano’s escapement mechanism and marginal sounds, it feels like concentrating hard enough, or having enough faith, to witness the miraculous; as though a veil is gradually removed and something bright and truthful becomes unconcealed” (RCS New Music Collective concert review by Gregor Forbes).


‘DIRT’ chamber opera was premiered in PLUG 2018 at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland on the 9th of May!

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‘Octo 716’ was selected for the Anthology of Lithuanian Art Music in the 21st Century

released by Music Information Centre Lithuania

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In summer 2017  the composition ‘intus’ for double bass workshoped with and premiered by Tadeusz Wielecki at the ‘Synthetis’ International Summer Course, Poland.

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‘THRESHOLD’ collaborative project, premiered at the Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, May 2017.
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