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The most valuable works of authentic ethnic music will sound in Vilnius for almost a week

46th International Folklore Festival “Skamba skamba kankliai”

PROGRAMME

May 22nd (Tuesday)

The Institute of Lithuanian Literature and Folklore (Antakalnio g. 6)
16.00 Person and Folklore. Academic conference

Vilnius Academy of Arts (Maironio g. 6)
19.00 Iš gyvosios versmės. Countryside musicians and singers from Žiūrai (Varėna district) and Seda (Mažeikiai district) villages

May 23rd (Wednesday)

Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania (Gedimino pr. 51)
17.00 Inside the Sounds of Kanklės. Exhibition of paper-cutting works by Laimutė Fedosejeva

The Great Aula of Vilnius University (Čiurlionio g. 21)
18.00 Daunoj, eisim broliai. War and partisans’ songs sung by men

Courtyard of Lithuanian Theatre, Music and Cinema Museum (Vilniaus g. 41)
17.00 Taukšt, taukšt katučių. Musical games for babies
18.00 Kybur, vybur, kabarai. Musical games for children
19.00 Eisva mudu abudu. Concert of youth folk groups
21.30 Šoksva mudu abudu. Traditional European dances

May 24th (Thursday)

Vaidilos Theatre (A. Jakšto g. 9)
18.00 Svetukai mano, rygailio! Concert of festival guest performers from Latvia, Estonia, Russia, Udmurtia (Russia), Belarus, Poland, Azerbaijan, the Netherlands, Cyprus, Egypt
20.00 “Vydraga” ensemble – now and then

May 25th (Friday)

S. Daukantas square
12.00 Darbas meistrą giria. Folk art & gastronomic heritage fair and workshops
20.00 Svetukai mano, rygailio! Concert of festival guest performers from Cyprus, Egypt, Azerbaijan, the Netherlands

Lithuanian Exhibition And Congress Centre LITEXPO (Laisvės pr. 5)
14.00–16.00 Concert of festival guest performers from Russia, Udmurtia (Russia), Belarus, Poland, Estonia, Azerbaijan at AgroBalt 2018’, International Exhibition for Agriculture and Food Industry

The Bastion of Vilnius City Wall (Bokšto g. 20)
18.00 Skambanti Bastėja. Lithuanian multipart songs (sutartinės) at the museum
19.00 Sutartinių takas. Lithuanian multipart songs (sutartinės): a polyphonic singing tradition inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
20.00 Vilnius mūsų tėvyna. Collective singing of Lithuanian multipart songs (sutartinės)

St. Catherine’s Church (Vilniaus g. 30)
17.00 Dai lakštava lakštuote. Folk ensemble “Dijūta”
18.00 Čiulba čiulbutis. Concert of solo and duo performers
21.30 Nakties muzika. Sutartinių pynės. Lithuanian multipart songs (sutartinės). Participants: “Trys keturiose” and Abraham Brody

Courtyard of Lithuanian Theatre, Music and Cinema Museum (Vilniaus g. 41)
21.00 Naktišokiai. Traditional dances (of festival guests’ and Lithuanian)

May 26th (Saturday)

S. Daukantas square
12.00 Darbas meistrą giria. Folk art & gastronomic heritage fair and workshops
12.00 Slauna mūsų giminėlė. Concert of various folk ensembles from Vilnius
15.00 Grajyk, muzikėla! Concert of traditional folk ensembles from Lithuanian ethnographic regions and foreign guest performers
20.00 Šimtmečio dainos. Folk-rock band “Žalvarinis”

Vilnius Teachers’ House (Vilniaus g. 39)
14.00 Sudie, Tėvyne mylimoji. Songs of exiles and partisans

Courtyard of Vilnius Teachers’ House (Vilniaus g. 39)
16.00 Namai, šeima, Lietuva. Performances of storytellers

Naujoji Vilnia Cultural Centre (Gerovės str. 1)
17.00 Concert of festival guest performers from Udmurtia (Russia), Egypt

Vaidilos Theatre (A. Jakšto g. 9)
18.00 Graži tu, mano. Main festival concert

Courtyard of Lithuanian Theatre, Music and Cinema Museum (Vilniaus g. 41)
21.00 Naktišokiai. Traditional dances (of festival guests’ and Lithuanian)

Lithuanian National Culture Centre (B. Radvilaitės g. 8)
23.00–06.00 Naktinės dūzgės. Traditional dances

Druskininkai City
13.00 Concert of festival guest performers from the Netherlands, Cyprus, Udmurtia (Russia), Azerbaijan

May 27th (Sunday)

S. Daukantas square
12.00 Darbas meistrą giria. Folk art & gastronomic heritage fair and workshops
12.00 Kaimynėli, svečias būk. Concert of folk ensembles from Lithuanian ethnographic regions
17.30 Festival procession. From Rotušės (Town Hall) square to S. Daukantas square
18.00 Uliokim, braliukai, švintoj Lietuvėlaj. Festival closing concert

Sts Johns’ Church (Šv. Jono g. 12)
14.00 Tradicinių liaudies giesmių valanda. Traditional folk canticles

Lithuanian Theatre, Music and Cinema Museum (Vilniaus g. 41)
12.00 Creative workshop. Festival guests represent their musical and cultural particularities

Courtyard of Lithuanian Theatre, Music and Cinema Museum (Vilniaus g. 41)
12.00–17.00 Saulytė. Folk event for children and youth performers

Courtyards, squares & streets of the Old town
15.00–17.00 Prašom, svečiai, kieminėt. Traditional songs, dances and music at: Pilies str., Vilniaus str. (by the statue of S. Neris), Vilnius University Courtyards (Faculty of History, Faculty of Philosophy), courtyard of Alumnatas, courtyard of Vilnius Teachers’ House, courtyard of Lithuanian Theatre, Music and Cinema Museum, K. Sirvydas square, S. Moniuška square, S. Nėris square, L. Stuoka-Gucevičius square

More information abut festival: www.ssk.lt/en

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