International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for pianists

International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for pianists

Julius Paukštė, Lithuania

Participant data

Name of the educational insititution B. Dvariono dešimtmetė muzikos mokykla, Vilnius
Teacher Aidas Puodžiukas

Julius Paukštė (1997) was born in Vilnius. He started playing the piano at the age of eight in Vilnius "Lyra" Music School, the class of Rima Bagotyrienė. Afterwards he continued piano studies at the Vilnius Balys Dvarionas Ten-Year Music School where he worked with teacher-expert Sunigilda Smolskienė. Currently he is studying at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, the class of lecturer Aidas Puodžiukas.

I round program

  1. Johann Sebastian Bach | English Suite No. 2 · A minor BWV 807
  2. Paul Hindemith | Piano Sonata No. 2 ·
  3. Stasys Vainiūnas | "Fields Of Home" · Blooming Lily Of The Valley Op. 31

II round program

  1. Stasys Vainiūnas | "Eight Moods" · Dalys: 5 Op. 43
    • No. 7
    • No. 1
    • No. 2
    • No. 3
    • No. 6
  2. Maurice Ravel | Sonatine · F sharp minor M 40
  3. Robert Schumann | "Kinderszenen" · Op. 15

III round program

  1. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart | Piano Concerto No. 23 · A major KV 488