The “Amber sitting-room” activity has started on 16th June in Palanga, Lithuania.
This seminar is organised by the Balys Dvarionas Charity and Support Foundation and is part of the GIVE MUSIC A FUTURE project, cooperation project co-funded by the culture program Creative Europe of the European Union. It counts 8 partners of 7 different countries: United Kingdom, Netherlands, Turkey, Lithuania, Spain, Luxembourg and Germany.
In these days 4 EMCY Prize winners are taking part in the international workshop for young artists „Amber sitting room“ and concerts in Palanga.
The EMCY Prize winners are:
Pijus Piragovas, Prize winner of the National Balys Dvarionas Competition
During the workshop young European music talents have a unique chance to meet, share musical experiences and be taught by world-known and experienced teachers. Concerts take place across the whole coastal region and it is a great stage practise opportunity for young talents as well as a valuable tradition of audience building and music promotion.
GIVE MUSIC A FUTURE proposes a diverse set of activities: international workshops on audience communication, interactive performances, reach out sessions with young refugees, immigrants, traveller kids and underrepresented groups, musical theater for families, online competition with one rule: everything except the classical repertoire and performance, interdisciplinary concerts with professional orchestras and an international premiere of a contemporary composition.