Giedrius KupreviÄius is one of the most Renaissance – like Lithuanian musical personalities. How composerâs interests envelope opera, ballet, musical, electronic music and performerâs interests envelope piano and carillion and how as educator he mediates from commentator, lecturer, polemist and university professor the observer attempts to find exceptionally versatile personality, composer, teacher, eassayist andÂ polemicist. There are many interesting turns in the composer’s creative curriculum: from 1980 to 1987 he founded Argo electronic music group; since 1957 he has played the Kaunas carillon and in 1998 was appointed Kaunas City head carillonist.
In 1975 he wrote one of the most popular musicals in Lithuania. The composer also writes music intraditional classical genres. Giedrius KupreviÄius’ music is moderately modern, many of his works are notably dominated by improvisational element and vivid ties to literature and visual arts. The composer also writes for theatre and film.