Information for participants

Antradienis 26 birželio 2018 15:59

Dear participant of KIVA 2018, 

just a few days left before the start of KIVA 2018 and probably you are curious to find out the timetable for KIVA 2018.
As the registration time has been extended to this day, the timetable has been somewhat prolonged.
Therefore, we would like to inform you about the KIVA 2018 schedule without any delay.

10:00-17:00 Thursday, June 28th  Arrival and registration of the participants / Klaipėda Concert Hall room No.208 (Šaulių g. 36, Klaipėda) Telephone: +37067299960 

Friday, June 29 to Thursday, July 5 Lessons at Klaipeda University Academy of Arts (K. Donelaičio g. 4, 92144 Klaipėda)

Order of the day:
9.00 - 9.45 „Play cello – move yourself“ , group session with dance choreographers (K. Donelaičio g. 5, 92144 Klaipėda, dance department 3rd floor). Everyone is invited to start a day at the creative movement laboratory together with the artists of the Padi Dapi Fish Dance Company (leader Agnija Šeiko) (
10.00 - 13.00 Individual and group lessons
13.00 - 14.00 Lunch
15.00 - 17.00 Individual and group lessons
17.00 - ... Leisure time
18.00 / 19.00 / 20.00 / 21.00 - evening events / concerts. Detailed program:

Group lessons:

  • Violoncello ensemble (pedagogue Joseph Hasten). The Academy offers not only individual lessons, but also ensemble and violoncello orchestra sessions. Ensemble line-up to be announced soon.
  • Participation in the violoncello choir (leader Algirdas Biveinis). At the closing concert on July 6th, dedicated to the Coronation of the Lithuanian King Mindaugas, the participants of the Academy will have the chance not only to play but also sing in the choir of the violoncellists. We hope, that this unique possibility to sing Lithuanian anthem will kindle the communal feeling and deliver memorable experience.

Friday, July 6 KIVA 2018 closing day / Klaipėda Concert Hall (Šaulių g. 36, Klaipėda)
No lessons
14.00 - 19.00 Cello ensembles and choir rehearsals
20.00    Closing concert II With the participation of cello ensembles, cello orchestra and cellists’ chorus

A concert to mark the Coronation of King Mindaugas and Lithuanian Statehood Day.

Saturday, July 7 Departue

IMPORTANT. We invite you to generate positive social-cultural environment surrounded by violoncello music during all the KIVA 2018. To be active, to initiate and to perform in different public places of the city.

Feel the desire to play one - do it!
Feel the desire to play with someone - do it!
Play cello - be yourself!

Looking forward to see you in Klaipėda!

Kind regards,
KIVA 2018 administrator