JUDITA LEITATE Judita Leitaite, mezzo-soprano
The mezzo-soprano Judita Leitate is among the most widely recognized soloists
of the National Philharmonic Society of Lithuania. Successes at international
competitions, including the Glinka Vocal Competition in Baku (1987) and the
International Vocal Competition in Finland (1991), brought early distinction.
After graduating from the Lithuanian Academy of Music she began working at the
National Philharmonic Society of Lithuania. She has toured Scandinavia, the
former Soviet Union, Germany, France, Holland, Poland, Israel, Great Britain,
the United States, and South Africa. Among her concert partners are the Lithuanian
Chamber Orchestra, Vilnius String Quartet, Ciurlionis String Quartet, and Lithuanian
and international pianists and organists. Judita Leitaite is in demand not only
in major concert halls, but also for various radio and television programmes,
and for recitals and concerts in schools, orphanages, and churches, and benefit
concerts, as well as jazz concerts and religious events.
Role: Classical Artist