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Traditional Singing Course I COSMOS
July 26 – August 1, 2020
Kaunas district, Lithuania

Traditional singing courses organised in Lithuania for the second time invites to learn about authentic singing traditions: from singing manner, free voice formation to concrete styles, rite and lyric songs.

This year's main theme – cosmos – seeks to delve deeper into the interplay between folk songs and the mythical cosmic world, to explore the traditional human view of the surrounding universe and its reflections in songs. Participants will have an opportunity to listen to lectures about ethnocosmology as well as be part of the evening programs under the stars.

Course program is comprised of practical singing sessions, lectures and workshops. During the course, everyday participants will work for 3–4 hours within a selected singing group and will improve their particular singing tradition skills. During the workshops Traditional singing course participants will have a chance to acquaint with other singing traditions, learn traditional dances, try out various old crafts.

Accommodation: Sadausku Place ( Jurbarko pl. 351, Antalkių village, Vilkijos sen., Kauno rajonas, Lithuania)
Meals: 3 times per day & coffe, tea, water
Age: 14 y/o and older
Language: English and Lithuanian
Participation fee: 400 Eur
Registration: until July 10th

Participant's fee have to be transferred within 5 working days after filling the registration form to:
VšĮ Aktaulios muzikos projektai
IBAN LT52 7044 0600 0831 1965
SEB bank
Bank code 70440
Address: Algirdo st. 25-31, LT-03219 Vilnius

*  registration is confirmed by email within 5 working days
* *  the number of participants is limited. Participants will be accepted on first-to-resgister basis.
Arrival – July 26th 6.00 – 8.00 pm; departure – August 1st before 11.30 am
More information on arrival/departure times and options will be sent directly to the registered participants.