"Cantilena" Concert at the Balzekas Museum

Event Description

On Friday, March 8, at 7 pm in celebration of the Restoration of Lithuania’s Independence, please join us at the Balzekas Museum for a very special concert by the award winning Lithuanian vocal ensemble “Cantilena”. 

A group of 12 women vocalists from Ukmergė, Lithuania, “Cantilena” is a  prizewinner of many international competitions with concerts held in Greece, Italy, Bulgaria, Germany, Sweden, Portugal, and Croatia. In 2000, “Cantilena” attended the Lithuanian anniversary days in Rome and performed at the Basilica of St John Lateran (Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano) and St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican.

Director: Daiva Petrikienė | Concertmaster: Audra Bernadišienė

Date / Time / Location

"Cantilena" Vocal Ensemble concert

This program is funded in part by grants from the Illinois Arts Council, the Women’s Guild of the Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture, and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events through a City Arts Grant. The Balzekas Museum gratefully acknowledges these generous donors for their support.