Piano Quintets



First name: Jürate
Last name: Baltramiejunaite
Dates: 1952
Category: Quintet
Nationality: Lithuanian
Opus name: In the Grove (2000)
Peculiarities: http://www.mxl.lt/en/classical/works/list?f_adv=t&f_ins=55,65,66,67&page=4&PHPSESSID=fdad13395c48f01fef92dce975a1c7df
Information: J?rat? Baltramiej?nait? (b. 1952) studied piano with Irena Šak?rait? at the J. Naujalis art and music school in Kaunas. In 1967 and 1969 she became a laureate at the National Young Performers Competition. In 1971 her opera "Ailment of the Bear" was staged at the Kaunas State Opera Theatre. In 1973-1979 she studied piano with Prof. Mariam Azizbekova at the Lithuanian Academy of Music; in 1979 she graduated from her composition studies at the same institution, where she was a student of Prof. Julius Juzeli?nas. In 1991 she was improving her skills at the Dartington Art College (Great Britain, Prof. Frank Denyer). In 1979-1980 Baltramiej?nait? worked as an editor of music programs at the Lithuanian TV and Radio; since 1980 she has taught and served as an accompanist at the Vilnius Conservatoire, since 1998 - a senior specialist, and since 2004 - a lecturer at the Art Department of Vilnius College. She has given lectures on Lithuanian composers in Poland, the USA and Great Britain, written methodical works "Vocabulary of Music Terms", "Outline of Arrangement" and "Outline of Musical Language", articles and reviews.