Tuesday, September 3, 7 pm
St Casimir’s Church (34 Didžioji St, Vilnius)
Closing concert of the cycle
NEW IDEAS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA (NIKO)
Art Director and Conductor GEDIMINAS GELGOTAS
The final accords of the Sacred Music Hours will be entrusted this year to the New Ideas Chamber Orchestra (NIKO). The group of seven musicians, led by composer and conductor Gediminas Gelgotas, perform progressive classical music in a style totally characteristic to them alone, which has captured both the international professional community and audiences alike. According to the concert curator Jud Newborn, “NIKO creates an astounding experience. The effect is mesmerising, the result is attractive to audiences of various ages”. There’s no doubt about it, you too shall feel the NIKO effect!
Program features M. Lauridsen, A. Pärt, P. Vasks, G. Gelgotas, K. Gundermann
Concert duration: 60 min.