Birutė Bizevičiūtė and Giedrė Gabnytė (LT)
BIRUTE BUZEVIČIŪTĖ AND GIEDRĖ GABNYTĖ
G.Gabnytė studied in the piano class of prof. H.Radvilaitė. She has studied at Mozarteum (Zalzburg) in the class of prof. A.Losonczy. She has attended the course at the international workshops on interpretation of piano and chamber ensemble teachers prof. L.Kostecky, J.Riberra, K.H.Kammerling. As a soloist, she has given concerts in Lithuania, Finland, Austria. In 1998 G.Gabnytė won the Third Prize at the International piano competition in Rome. She has performed with the National Symphony Orchestra.
In 2003 at the International competition - festival „Music without Boarders“ in Druskininkai, the B.Bizevičiūtė and G.Gabnytė ensemble won the Grand Prix in the categories of piano duos and piano duos with the chamber. The duo performs in Lithuania, has given performances in Poland. (In 2003 a recital at the Plock drama teatre; in 2005 participated at the XV laureats‘ festival of the international competitions in Katovyc).
In 2005 at the summer festival “Druskininkai Summer with M.K.Čiurlionis” the duo together with M.K.Čiurlionis String Quartet played “Pavasario varpai” by J.Juozapaitis, for a string quartet and piano duo ( premiere).