Foyer Matinee: Indrė Jurgelevičiūtė
Indrė Jurgelevičiūtė (Merope, Solo & Indrė, Book of Air) sings and plays the kanklės, a kind of zither from Lithuania. She combines the calm minimalism of Lithuanian folklore with a whirlwind of new ideas.
“Indrė’s music speaks about human connection with nature and ritual magic in everyday life, and offers the listener a gift of soft melancholy and a quiet joy of being. Uniquely and sensitively expressed through the magic sound of the strings of Indrė’s kanklės, all these emotions once again reveal to us the profound meanings that are common to all world cultures.”
photo © Tristan Hollingsworth
within the framework of
Safety first during corona
The Handelsbeurs opens its doors again.
Please take into account the rules below during your visit.
- Keep your distance and disinfect your hands.
- Don't forget your mouth mask, even during the concert.
- Come on time because the timing is strict.
- Show up with your bubble.
- Are you ill? Then stay home.
Livestreams via Sound of Ghent
The Handelsbeurs focuses on ambitious live streams via Sound of Ghent, a platform we developed ourselves.
We look beyond the classical concert registration, with creative collaborations between band and director.