Dalia Šakenytė

Sound recordings
Sound recordings

Dalia Šakenytė studied at Balys Dvarionas Ten Years Music School (with the teacher N.Radzevičienėe) and M.K.Čiurlionis Art Gymnasium (with the teacher L.Jakniūnienė). Later she graduated from the Lithuanian Academy of Music where she studied piano with Prof. M.Azizbekova and organ with Doc. V.Survilaitė. In 1998-1999 she attended Malmo Academy of Music (Lund University, Sweden), supervised by Prof. H.Hellsten.

She attended organ master classes of G.Bovet (Switzerland), A.Paganel (France), Jos van der Koi (Holland), Z.Szatmary (Hungary), Hans-Ola Ericsson (Sweden), J.Hamilton (JAV), N.Allcoat (England) and other well known organists in France, Austria, Sweden and Germany.
In 1999 at the International M.K.Čiurlionis Piano and Organ Competition D.Šakenytė was awarded a diploma and the special prize of the Lithuanian Musicians Union for the best Lithuanian performer.

While still a student Šakenytė was giving concerts both as an organist and a pianist in Lithuania, Latvia, Russia, Sweden, England, Germany and USA. In recent years she is constantly being invited to perform in Lithuanian churches and concert halls; she has participated several times at the Great Musicians’ Parade organized by the Lithuanian Musicians Union, as well as St. Christopher Summer Festival.

D.Šakenytė has given concerts together with the Lithuanian National Symphony and Malmo Symphony Orchestras.
D.Šakenytė has gained huge experience as a concertmaster by participating in various international festivals, competitions and concerts (Germany, Poland, Belgium, Holland, Hungary, Italy, Slovenia and Switzerland) together with the choir of Vilnius Pedagogical University Ave vita (led by K.Barisas), the boys’ choir Sakalėlis (led by M.Viesulienė) and B.Dvarionas Ten Year Music School Pupils’ Choir (led by V.Katinienė).

In summer 2003 D.Šakenytė was invited to the MasterWorks festival in Winona Lake (USA, Indiana) organized by the Christian Performing Artists Fellowship. There she performed successfully both as a pianist and as a participant of various chamber ensembles; she also attended master classes for pianists and chamber ensembles held by Eugene Alcalay, Roslyn Langlois, Lori Rhoden, Daniel Horn, Hugh Sung, Lisa Emenheiser and Larry Dutton.

Since 1997 Dalia has joined the activities of the International Christian Musicians Society Crescendo; she participates in various conferences, concerts and other events and projects organized by Crescendo both in Lithuania and abroad. Currently she is one of the leaders of this society in Lithuania together with Margarita Viesulienė, Audrone Jurkėnaitė and Elžbieta Lazauskytė.

Lithuanian Composers

Vytautas Barkauskas


Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis

Fugue in C sharp minor

Fugue-chorale in A minor

Fugue in B flat minor for piano solo

Giedra Gudauskas

“Los Angeles Sketches”

Bronius Kutavičius

Sonata Ad Patres

Solo Works

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude and fugue in E minor BWV 548

Prelude and fugue in E major BWV 566

Prelude and fugue in E flat major BWV 552

Fantasia and fugue in C minor BWV 537

Passacaglia in C minor BWV 582

Sonata in E flat major BWV 525

Three chorales  Alein Gott in der Hoh Sei Ehr,  BWV 664 and BWV 676

Chorales: Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit BWV 669

  Kyrie, Gott heiliger Geist  BWV 671

 Wir glauben all an einen Gott” BWV 68

  Vater unser im Himmelreich BWV 682

 Vater unser im Himmelreich BWV 683

Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir BWV 686

Georg Böhm

Vater Unser Im Himmelreich, chorale partite

Dietetich Buxtehude

Praeludium for organ in F sharp minor, BuxWV 146

Praeludium for organ in G minor, BuxWV 149

Juan Cabanilles

Tiento de batalla de 8 tono

Tiento de Falses du 1er Ton

François Couperin

Messe pour  les Convents de Religieux et Religieuses

Petr Eben

Nedelni hudba / ”Sunday Music”

Cesar Franck

Fantasy in C major op. 16 M. 28

Chorale No.1 in E major

Chorale No. 2  in B minor

Girolamo Frescobaldi

Toccata quarta

Toccata quinta

Nicolas de Grigny

Ave Maris Stela

Bengt Hambreaus

Cadenza pro organo grande

Georg Friedrich Handel

”Water music suite” HWV 348, 349 350

Joseph Jongen

Sonata–eroica op.94

Jose Larranaga

Sonata  for organ in G major

Olivier Messiaen

Dieu Parmi Nous from La Nativite du Seigneur

Diptyque 1/3

Johann Pachelbel

Prelude, fugue and chaconne in D minor

Flor Peeters

Concert piece

Max Reger

Chorale Fantasia op 40 No 1 Wie schon leucht’t uns der Morgenstern

Fantasia and fugue in D minor Op.135b

Fantasia and fugue on BACH Op.46

Samuel Scheidt

Cantio sacra

Franz Tunder

Chorale fantasia “Christ lag in Todesbanden”

Works for piano solo

Frederic Chopin

Scherzo in B flat minor

Sonata No.1 in C minor

Scherzo No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 31, CT. 198

Sonata No.1 in C minor

Samuil Feinberg

Sonata op. 2

György Ligeti

Etude Cordes a vide

Franz Liszt

“Ricordanza” from Etudes d’execution transcendante (Transcendental Studies) S 139, R 2b

Nikolai Medtner

Sonata in G minor op.22

Sonaten-Triade op. 11

Sergei Prokofiev

Sonata No. 4

Alexander Scriabin

Sonata No. 3

Piano Sonata No. 3 in F sharp minor ("Etats d'ame"), Op. 23

Works for piano and orchestra

Arthur Honegger

Concertino, for piano & orchestra, H. 55

Sergei Prokofiev

Piano Concerto No. 1 in D flat major, Op. 10

Bach - Vivaldi

Concerto in A minor  BWV 696