Experimental Opera Incubator

January 15th – April 15th
communication languages EN/RU

2-4 vocal students / instrumental students / composers

Incubator invites opera singers as well as the other musicians and composers to develop strong creative concepts related to opera as ‘voice in (urban) landscape’ i in a contemporary context. Selected authors of projects will be invited to the Incubator for concept development, creative interdisciplinary collaboration and realization of the creative project in a chosen venue in Vilnius.

After applying for this module, be prepared to send your creative project plan immediately, on request of the Vilnius contact person! Selection will be based on your project plan.

Creative projects such as short opera, performing art production, sound or interdisciplinary installation, contemporary music theatre, musical action and other form of multidisciplinary work that discover new ways of artistic expression, explore new spaces, community contexts, promote innovative communication and create new audiences, are welcome.

Incubator provides assistance in concept and dramaturgy development, visual solutions, performance coaching, improvisation, technical and artistic production. Projects that require involvement of music & digital technology (electronics, spatial sound, etc.), interactive recordings, installations will be assisted by a technical and creative staff of Music Innovation Studies Centre,

Artistic production: Ana Ablamonova
Composition and electronics: Mantautas Krukauskas
Concept development: Mantautas Krukauskas, Jonas Jurkūnas
Dramaturgy: Gabrielė Labanauskaitė
Improvisation: Liudas Mockūnas
Lighting design: Giedrius Gurevičius
Music and digital technology: Julius Aglinskas, Jonas Jurkūnas
Performance coaching: Vykintas Baltakas, Indrė Baikštytė

Description of final examination:

Public Performance

Possible extras:

  • Vocal coaching: Algirdas Janutas, Asta Krikščiūnaitė
  • Courses from the list of Elective Courses at LMTA
  • Intensive course “Introduction to Lithuanian Culture” (1 week, beginning of February)

240 teaching hours

Activity: Creation, Performance, Production
Academy of music: Vilnius
Student: Composers, Instrumentalists, Pianists, Singers

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