Toy music festival. Lithuanian songs

The cost of the event
8.00 - 10.00
Event date
2022-07-29 19:00 To 20:30


Participating performers: E. Chrebtovas (baritone), J. Čeponis (piano).
The program will feature Vytautas Klova's vocal cycles and arias from operas by Lithuanian composers.

According to the conviction of singer Eugenijus Chrebtov, music and song have always been what helped to lift difficulties, overcome apathy, and gain light and hope even in the most difficult moment of life. In his new program, prepared with one of the most outstanding pianists-concertmasters of the young Lithuanian generation, Justus Čeponis, the performer will share Lithuanian songs with the listeners.

E. CHREBTOVA was born in Ukraine, 2004-2006. interned at the Opera Studio of the Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theater (prof. V. Noreika and V. Viržonis), and in 2009 He graduated from the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theater with a master's degree in singing. The soloist has successfully performed in international and republican singing competitions: he is the first place winner of the international Tit Kuzik vocalist competition (2012, Estonia), the winner of the international F. Shaliapin vocalist competition "Golosa nad Pliosom" (2010, Russia), won the 3rd place in the Z. Paulauskas competition (2001), is also St. Winner of the bar competition, graduate of the Z. Paulauskas competition (2002) and laureate (1st place, 2003).
2012-2014 E. Chrebtovas was a soloist of the Kaunas State Musical Theater in 2013. made his debut on the stage of the Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theater, performing the main role of Onegin. in P. Tchaikovsky's opera "Eugene Onegin", and since 2015 is a soloist of this theater. in 2017 E. Chrebtov made his debut on the stage of the Estonian National Opera and Ballet Theatre.
The soloist constantly improves his singing skills in master courses, often sings in the Latvian National and Tartu "Vanemuine" theaters, collaborates with conductors P. Vallet, C. Diederich, P. Magi, G. Bisanti, G. Marciano, D. Vlasenko, M. Pitrėnu, G. Rinkevičius, R. Šervenik, V. Lukočius, M. Staškumi, J. Geniusu.

J. ČEPONIS – a graduate of the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theater (prof. Z. Ibelgaupta's piano class) and the Paris National Conservatory of Music and Dance (prof. D. Pascal's piano class). In addition to solo piano music, he regularly prepares programs of various genres with soloists in vocal and instrumental chamber music ensembles, and is invited to work in Vilnius City Opera productions. Together with "Vilnius City Opera" and the Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra, he represented Lithuania at the world exhibition "EXPO 2020" held in Dubai.
The performer played with the orchestras of the Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra (conducted by R. Šerveniks), the Klaipėda State Musical Theater (conducted by T. Ambrozaitis), and performed on the stages of Germany, Switzerland, Romania, Greece, France and many Lithuanian cities. in 2014 won 2nd place in the 7th international Stasios Vainiūnas competition for pianists and chamber ensembles (piano group), 2015 became the 1st place laureate in the 5th international concertmaster group of student and schoolboy chamber ensembles and concertmasters competition. in 2015 J. Čeponis was awarded the thanks of the President of the Republic of Lithuania D. Grybauskaitė for promoting the name of Lithuania in international competitions.