Chief Conductor and Artistic Director of Bel Canto Choir Vilnius
Dr. Egidijus Kaveckas, Bel Canto Choir Vilnius’ new artistic director, also works as the artistic director and chief conductor at the Polifonija State Chamber Choir and as a conductor at the Lietuva State Song and Dance Ensemble. Before that, he spent ten years singing in the Jauna Muzika Vilnius Municipal Chamber Choir, also serving as this choir’s choirmaster and second conductor. Egidijus received a master’s degree in choir conducting at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre and defended his doctoral dissertation in 2016. He has also worked with famous German, Austrian and Swedish choral music and conducting professionals.
Second Conductor & Choirmaster of Bel Canto Choir Vilnius
Milda Zapolskaitė has been singing at Bel Canto Choir Vilnius since it was established in 2009, working for three of those years as the choir’s choirmaster. In 2016, she completed her studies in choral conducting magna cum laude at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. She also works as a choirmaster at the Vilnius State Choir and sings in the Jauna Muzika choir.
Choirmaster of Bel Canto Choir Vilnius
Pianist Raminta Gocentienė graduated from National M. K. Čiurlionis School of Arts and the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. She has worked as Bel Canto Choir Vilnius’ choirmaster since it was established in 2009. In addition, she works as a concertmaster at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre and as a choirmaster at the Virgo female choir. Raminta frequently accompanies Lithuanian soloists in various competitions, festivals and concerts.