> Diemantė Merkevičiūtė

DIEMANTĖ MERKEVIČIŪTĖ

Diemantė Merkevičiūtė graduated from National M. K. Čiurlionis School of Art in 2009. In 2014 she received her Bachelor's and Master’s degrees at Lithuanian Music and Theatre Academy, in the violin class of prof. I. Armonaitė- Galinienė.

Diemantė regularly performs with the chamber orchestra Modus, participates in the projects of Lithuanian Youth Orchestra and appears on stage with the ensemble Mikroorkéstra. She has also been a member of Danish Youth Orchestra Norden.

Diemantė Merkevičiūtė focuses on contemporary music and its promoting. She has been a member of contemporary music ensemble Synaesthesis since 2012, with which she participated in a number of festivals designated for the spreading of contemporary music and promoting international and interdisciplinary cooperation.

In 2020 Diemantė joined the first violin group of  the Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra.