Five Winter Inspirations
Works by Antonio Vivaldi, Georg Friedrich Händel, Franz Schubert, Jean Baptiste Lully, Giovanni Sollima, Jacques Ibert, Jacques de la Presle, Germaine Tailleferre, Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis, Faustas Latėnas
Regnum musicalis means The Kingdom of Music, and it is reigned over by talented young performers. It is a unique instrumental ensemble of sisters involving harp. All of them, graduates of the National M.K. Čiurlionis School of Art and winners of international competitions, are giving concerts in Lithuania and abroad – from Switzerland to the USA. The ensemble won first prize in the International Chamber Music Competition of ensembles involving harp in Spain, in 2017 had a successful concert appearance at the World Harp Congress in Hong Kong. The members of the ensemble also give solo recitals, collaborate with various other musicians, the Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra. This afternoon the ensemble programs vocal and instrumental music combined from the most beautiful compositions by Western European and Lithuanian composers. Regnum musicalis will share the stage with baritone Tomas Tuskenis, a graduate of the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. The baritone has sung different roles at the Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre, Vilnius City Opera, Klaipėda State Musical Theatre. He has also appeared as Fritz Darbut – Algirdas Darbautas in Šventavartė, an opera based on jazz idiom (director Galina Germanavičienė, the production of Anykščiai – the Lithuanian Capital of Culture 2012). Currently, the singer serves as the head of Anykščiai Art Centre; is the first manager of a new institution uniting the Sacred Art Centre, the Museum of Angels and Chapel.