David Lang - Prayers for night and sleep

Contemporary Music Festival "Music of Changes"
25 September, 2021
Klaipėda Chamber Orchestra
Artistic Director and Soloist Mindaugas Bačkus (cello)
Soloist: Lina Dambrauskaitė (soprano)
Conductor Adrija Čepaitė
Programme: David Lang

Description
American composer David Lang, a winner of the prestigious Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award, visited Klaipėda in 2017. Our festival keeps up the acquaintance with his work by including his Prayers for night and sleep for soprano, cello, percussion and strings into the programme this year. The wonderful soprano, Lina Dambrauskaitė, and the ingenious Artistic Director of the Klaipėda Chamber Orchestra, Mindaugas Bačkus, will be heard in the solo parts.