Baltijos pr. 51, 94127, Klaipėda, tel. (8 46) 49 77 40, el. p.  Įmonės kodas: 195175552

Ingrida Kurienė



Ingrida Spalinskaitė-Kurienė (1983) concert kankles player, teacher. Since 2018 – lector at LMTA Klaipeda faculty (department of music), kankles teacher at Klaipeda St. Šimkus conservatoire, percussion teacher at Eduardas Balsys art gymnasium, percussionist at KVMT.

Grew up in a family of professional musicians and started playing kankles when she was seven years old. She studied at the Music School of J. Kačinskas and at St. Šimkus Conservatoire in Klaipeda. Ingrida received her Bachelor and Master degrees from the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre (LMTA) in Vilnius, then specialised in playing kankles at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki. She is a winner of national and international music competitions. In 2010, Ingrida also received her Bachelors in Percussion at LMTA and worked as a percussionist for the various Lithuanian Symphony, Wind, Chamber Orchestras,  as well as being an actively engaged kankles and percussion pedagogue. Ingrida is a member of the “Duo Unicum” and the “Lajos” ensemble, she often plays kankles at different music projects in Lithuania and abroad.

Ingrida Spalinskaitė-Kurienė recorded: kankles solo cd „Sidabro stygomis” (2017); group „Lajos” cd – „Lajos” (2017); harp  and  kankles duo „Duo Unicum” cd – “Impressio” (2018); composer R. Mačiliūnaitė cd “Acting music”, vinyl – Dance opera “NO AI DI” (2020. There she plays kankles and percussion part). In 2016 published the book of her arrangements and compositions “Lithuanian and Celtic folk melodies for concert kankles“.







Address Baltijos pr. 51, Klaipėda LT-94127, Lithuania
Phone +370 46 49 77 40
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