Lina Juknevičiūtė

All prize winners
EMCY Prize
Nationality: Lithuanian
Instrument: Violin
Date of birth 2001/03/29
Promoted by EMCY, GMAF- Amber sitting-room

Lina Juknevičiūtė was born in Vilnius, Lithuania in 2001. She studied at the National M.K. Čiurlionis School of Arts in Vilnius with Dainius Puodžiukas, later Inga Gylytė and prof. Jurgis Dvarionas and she followed also preparatory courses by Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. In 2018 she joined Purcell School and she is now furthering her musical education at the Purcell School for young musicians in London (UK) with with Aistė Dvarionaitė-Beržanskienė.

Lina’s solo debut took place in Lithuanian National Philharmonic Hall when she was just ten years old. Since then she continuously performed in Lithuania and other European countries. Lina has already participated and won many competitions such as National Balys Dvarionas competition (Vilnius), International Balys Dvarionas competition (Vilnius), National contest of Raimundas Katilius. Lina won also first places in “Trakai 2012”, in the International contest “IX and X Concours International de Violon-Violoncelle-Alto Alexandre Glazunov” and in the 15th ”International Georg Philipp Telemann Violin Competition” she won III place. As an acknowledgement of her achievements, Lina received an official presidential recognition letter from Her Excellency. In 2018 she won EMCY prize.

Lina has also participated in chamber music projects such as “Schumann Junior”, “Meisterschüler Meister” and in master classes with Johan Ko, Jack Liebeck, Noé Inui, Mira Wang, Jan Vogler, Sławomir Jarmołowicz, Boris Brovtzyn, Itamar Zorman and others.

If you are interested in working with Lina, please get in touch with the EMCY Office.



J. Andrejevas, “Recitative“from violin sonata
J. S. Bach, Partita No.1 in H minor B.W.V.1002
J. S. Bach, Sonata No.2 in A minor B.W.V.1003, Grave and Fugue
J. S. Bach, Partita No.2 in D minor B.W.V.1004
F. Kriesler, Recitativo and Scherzo (Op.6)
B. Kutavičius, “Andata e ritorno“
N. Paganini, Caprices (Op.1, No. 6, 9 and 21)
N. Paganini, “Nel cor più non mi sento” Variations for solo violin on a theme from the Paisiello opera “La Molinara”
H. Wieniawski, Caprice No.3
E. Ysaye, Sonata for Solo violin No.4

With piano

E. Balsys, “Rauda“
L. van Beethoven, Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Major (Op. 30, No. 8)
M. K. Čiurlionis and A. Livontas, “Three Preludes“
B. Dvarionas, “Ballade“, “Pastorale and Presto“, “Prelude”
F. Kreisler, Prelude & Allegro
J. Massenet, Meditation from Thais
W. A. Mozart, Rondo Concertante in B flat Major
W. A. Mozart, Sonata in E minor No. 4, K. 300
N. Paganini and F. Kreisler, La Streghe (Op.8)
A. Pärt, Fratres
F. Schubert and D. Oistrakh, Valse-Caprice No.6
C. Sinding, Suite in A minor (Op.10)
P. Tchaikovsky, Melodie (Op.42, No.3)
H. Vieuxtemps, Fantasia Appassionata (Op.35)
H. Vieuxtemps, Le Rossignol, variations on the theme of Nightingale
H. Vieuxtemps, Souvenir d’Amerique Variations on Yankee Doodle
T. Vitali, Chaconne in G minor
H. Wieniawski, Obertass Mazurka (Op.19)
E. Ysaÿe, Mazurka No. 3 in B minor, “Liontaine – passé” (Op.11)

Chamber music

A. Arensky, Piano Trio in D minor No. 1 (Op.32)
L. van Beethoven, String Quartet No. 1 in F Major (Op.18, No.1)
H. Berens, Piano Trio (Op.95, No.3)
E. Elgar, Piano Quintet in A minor (Op.84)
R. Glière, 8 Pieces for violin and cello (Op.39)
J. Halvorsen, Passacaglia
J. Haydn, Piano Trio No.44, Hob. XV No.28
F. Mendelssohn, String Quintet No. 2 (Op.87)
W. A. Mozart, Piano Quartet in E Flat Major K.493
W. A. Mozart, Piano Trio K.564
L. Spohr, Nonet in F Major (Op. 31)
A. F. Titz, Duo for Violin and Cello (Op.2)
J. Turina, “Círculo“ (Op.91)
J. Turina, Piano trio No.2 (Op.76)
A. Vivaldi, Double Concerto for Violin, Cello and chamber orchestra in B flat Major RV547

With orchestra

B. Dvarionas, Violin concerto in B minor (Op.35)
D. Kabalewski, Violin concerto in C Major (Op.48)
F. Mendelssohn, Violin concerto in E minor (Op.64)
W. A. Mozart, Violin Concerto No.4 D Major K.218
P. de Sarasate, Carmen Fantasy (Op.25)
P. Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto (Op.35)
A. Vivaldi, Double Concerto for Violin, Cello and chamber orchestra in B flat Major RV547
H. Wieniawski, Violin concerto in D minor, No. 2 (Op.22)


Lina Juknevičiūtė, N. Paganini, Nel cor più non mi sento
Lina Juknevičiūtė, E. Ysaye- Violin Sonata No.4

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