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in 2023 on Friday, August 18, a concert by the chamber music ensemble "Paleaseis" will take place in the Concert Hall of the Chaim Frenkel villa-museum (Vilniaus St. 74, Šiauliai). This event is part of the 20th International Chaim Frenkel Villa Summer Festival. THE QUANTITY OF TICKETS IS LIMITED!!!

The ensemble "Palease" was formed in 2022. initiative of internationally recognized charismatic piano virtuoso Alexander Paley (USA-France). "Not a one-day project, but an ensemble that regularly rehearses, performs and improves - this is my old dream. I am very happy that I managed to realize this dream in Lithuania. I gathered ten professional musicians with the goal of playing on stage well-known, rarely performed or only created masterpieces of classical music", - this is how the virtuoso talks about the circumstances of the ensemble's emergence.

"Paleasis" actively performs concerts all over Lithuania, so within one year it has already become known and loved outside the big cities. in 2023 in March, the ensemble's first tour took place in the pianist's hometown of Moldova, at the Chisinau Philharmonic, where the ensemble was highly appreciated by both the audience and critics, calling the concert "undeniably amazing and providing unforgettable impressions". Currently, the ensemble is intensively preparing for the presentation to the French audience and is looking forward to performances at Lithuanian festivals.

Alexander Paley (piano, USA)
Vytenis Gurstis (flute)
Ugnius Dičiūnas (oboe)
Karolis Kolakauskas (clarinet)
Andrius Puplauskis (bassoon)
Gediminas Abaris (horn)

In the program:
Ludwig Beethoven - Quintet for piano and winds in E flat major, op. 16
Louis Spohr - Quintet for piano and winds in C minor, Op. 52
Francis Poulenc - Sextet for piano and winds, FP 100

Ticket price: 12 Eur, with a discount of 8 Eur*
Tickets for the concert can be purchased at "TICKET MARKET" ticket offices and online at ticketmarket.lt.
SOON, tickets will also be distributed in Chaim Frenkel's villa-museum.
*Discounts apply to schoolchildren, students, seniors, disabled.
Admission is free for children under 6 years who do not occupy a seat.
The artistic director of the festival is the laureate of the Lithuanian national prize, conductor Robertas Šerveniks
The organizer is Šiauliai "Aušra" museum
Main sponsors: Šiauliai City Municipality, Lithuanian Cultural Council
Sponsors: "Gubernia. Non-Alcoholic, Sabalin
Information sponsors: LRT, "Etaplius", "Šiaulių kraštas", "LT ADVERT"
Friend - flower and gift salon "Dabija"
The festival is voiced by MB "SLS Tech"