The closing event of Midsummer Vilnius Festival of this year will be marked by an impressive project as the hearts and souls of the audience will be enchanted by a magic concert by Aistė Smilgevičiūtė and SKYLĖ together with the Ąžuoliukas choir in the grand courtyard of the Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania on 27 July.
During the closing event, the audience will see an incredibly large number of professional performers who will be creating an unearthly phenomenon of music and images. During the concert, the musicians will perform a musical-mythological drama “Dūšelės” (Little Souls) and a variety of well-known songs by SKYLĖ dedicated exceptionally for the commemoration of the Centenary of the Lithuanian State.
During the 27 years of existence, SKYLĖ band has released a variety of albums and will remain in the Lithuanian music history as a carrier of alternative music and poetic thought. It gives concerts in exceptional locations of Lithuania with its musical project “Dūšelės” (Little Souls), and this time it will be heard in the courtyard of the Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania reminding us of the noble Lithuanian past.“This is going to be our first concert in the environment of the Palace of the rand Dukes of Lithuania, and this will mean empowering of the new space in the way which is familiar to us, thus aiming at the best combination of images and sounds. We seek to make use of the special location where our concerts take place as scenography, by employing artistic light solutions by the painter”, one of the founders of SKYLĖ, composer Rokas Radzevičius says.