soprano saxophone


Vysniauskas_mit_trio
Since 1989 Petras Vysniauskas is working intensively with german drummer Klaus Kugel.

Selected concerts:

ULTRAMARINE : Uliana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
December-17-2014, Engelskirchen/Osberghausen, Katholische Pfarrkirche Sankt Mariä Namen, Germany
December-18-2014, Cottbus, Gladhouse-Saal / Oben Kino, Germany
December-19-2014, Berlin, Institut Francais, Germany

GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
December-04-2014, Leer, Kulturspeicher, Germany
December-05-2014, Dresden, Tonne, Germany

ULTRAMARINE : Uliana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
April-26-2014, Zadar, "Cultural Maydan Solidarity", Croatia

GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
November-28-2013, Jerusalem, Festival Jazz Globus, Israel

ULTRAMARINE : Uliana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
May-25-2013, Bochum, Bochumer Tage für Neue Musik @ Melanchthonkirche, Germany

ULTRAMARINE : Uliana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b, voc), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)
December-14-2012, Lviv, Festival Jazz Bez @ Philharmony, Ukraine
December-15-2012, Ternopil, Festival Jazz Bez @ Regional Academic Drama Theatre named after Shevchenko T T, Ukraine
December-16-2012, Kiev, Hall of Master Class, Ukraine
July-15-2012, Lviv, Church St. Lazar, Ukraine
July-16-2012, Unizh, Festival "Šrtpole", Ukraine

GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
May-08-2012, Greifswald, Festival NORDISCHER KLANG, Germany

GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
July-29-2011, Varna, Jazz Festival, Bulgaria
November-21-2010, Kleipeda, Music Theater, Lithuania
November-22-2010, Vilnius, Piano LT, Lithuania
November-24-2010, Jerusalem, Jazz Globus, Israel
November-26-2010, Tel Aviv, Teatron Givatayim, Israel

VYSNIAUSKAS-PETKEVICIUS-KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Vidas Petkevicius (church organ), Klaus Kugel (dr)
November-20-2010, Vilnius, National Philharmony, Lithuania
November-20-2010, Vilnius, University St. Johns Church, Lithuania

GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, synt, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
November-12-2010, Münster, Cuba, Germany
November-13-2010, Taubenbach/Reut, Zoglau3, Germany
November-15-2010, Ulm, Stadthaus, Germany
November-17-2010, Ekaterinenburg, Cultural Center Ural, Russia

VYSNIAUSKAS / TOKAR / KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
July-18-2009, Glauchau, Jazz Festival, Germany

GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
April-21-2009, Marburg, Kulturladen KFZ, Germany
April-25-2009, Edmonton AB, Yardbird Suite, Canada
April-26-2009, Vancouver BC, Norman Rothstein Theatre, Canada

VYSNIAUSKAS / TOKAR / KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
December-12-2008, Lviv, Festival JazzBezz @ Philharmony, Ukraine

WESELE : Natalka Polovynka & Ulyana Horbachevska (voc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (perc)
November-06-2008, Greek Orthodox Parish Church of the Raising of the Cross of God, Wroclaw, Poland (org. by Instytut im. Jerzego Grotowskiego)

KAN : Makiko Tominaga (butoh dance), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc, sound objects)
November-01-2008, Koeln, Museum fuer Ostasiatische Kunst / Lange Nacht der Koelner Museen, Germany

GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
June-20-2008, Bochum, 3. SilentArt Festival, Germany

GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)
April-23-2008, Zagreb, Jazz Festival, Croatia

VYSNIAUSKAS-TOKAR-KUGEL: Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
March-22-2008, Kharkov, Jazz Festival, Ukraine
March-23-2008, Zaporizhzhya, DK "Metalurgov", Ukraine

FIVE SPOT : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Yuri Yaremchuk (ts, cl, bcl), Roberta Piket (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
December-8-2007, Lviv, Jazz Festival BEZZ, Ukraine
December-9-2007, Sanok, Jazz Festival BEZZ, Poland

Free Jazz Festival Prague 2007 @ Csassa Gelmy, Czech Republic
POKSIS : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Juozas Milasius (g), Vladimir Volkov (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)
VYSNIAUSKAS-TIBERIAN-TOKAR-KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mircea Tiberian (p), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)

Ujbuda Jazz Festival 2007 @ A38, Budapest, Hungary
GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn, perc), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)

VILNIUS FESTIVALIS 2007 @ National Philharmonie, Lithuania (TV recording)
World premiere of Antoni Donchev's composition
"NOW AND NEVER - SKETCHES FOR JAZZ QUINTET AND ORCHESTRA" with
SANKT CHRISTOPHER CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
conductor : Modestas Pitrenas
and
Petras Vysniauskas - soprano saxophone
Eric Vloeimans - trumpet, fluegelhorn
Antoni Donchev - piano
John Lindberg - double bass
Klaus Kugel - drums, percussion

VISION FESTIVAL XII 2007, NYC, USA
GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)

Jazznight Lüneburg 2007
BALTIC QUARTET : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Bobo Stenson (p), Vladimir Volkov (b, viola da gamba), Klaus Kugel (dr, perc)

SilentArt Festival Bochum 2007, Germany
KAN : Makiko Tominaga (butoh dance), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (perc, sound objects)

Tour in Germany and Poland April 2007 with
GANELIN TRIO PRIORITY : Vyacheslav Ganelin (p, syn), Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Klaus Kugel (dr)

Jazz Festival 'JEDNIST' 2007, Kiev, Ukraine
VYSNIAUSKAS-TOKAR-KUGEL : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Mark Tokar (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)

December-29-2006, National Philharmonie Vilnius, Lithuania
PETRAS VYSNIAUSKAS (ss) - VIJAY IYER (p) - HILLIARD GREENE (b) - KLAUS KUGEL (dr)

EUROPHONICS 2006 - BALTIKUM & tour in Germany (WDR recording)
POKSIS : Petras Vysniauskas (ss), Juozas Milasius (g), Vladimir Volkov (b), Klaus Kugel (dr)

Litauische Kulturtage Hamburg 2005 / "Lieben Sie Litauen? @ Literaturhaus Hamburg, Germany
Duo: Petras Vysniauskas & Klaus Kugel

Peter-and-Paul International Jazz Festival, St. Petersburg 2005, Russia
- Vysniauskas/Volkov/Kugel

Greizer JazzWerk #6, 2005, Greiz, Germany
Festival Jazz Hope 2005, Vilnius, Lithuania, at Lithuanian National Philharmonie
- Ganelin Trio Priority

Kasseler Symposium zu Aktueller Musik 2005
- with Klaus Kugel, Robert Dick, Ursel Schlicht, a.o..

Jazz Welten Dresden 2005
- Vysniauskas-Volkov-Kugel

Festival "Die 3. Art" Wuppertal 2004
- Ganelin Trio Priority

Jazzmeile Thüringen 2004
- Ganelin Trio Priority

Pazaislis Music Festival Kaunas 2004
- Bartulis-Vysniauskas-Milasius-Kugel & Kaunas State Choir & Kaunas String Quartet

Jazz Night Lüneburg 2004
- Viocal

Eurojazz XXI Moscow 2004, Moscow International Performance Arts Center
- Ganelin Trio Priority

Nordischer Klang Greifswald 2004
- Baltic Quartet: Vysniauskas-Stenson-Volkov-Kugel

FABRIK, Hamburg, 2004
- Baltic Quartet: Vysniauskas-Stenson-Volkov-Kugel

Prezidento Rumu Festivalis Vilnius 2004
- Vysniauskas-Swell-Stenson-Spering-Kugel

Jazz Festival Leipzig 2003
- Vysniauskas-Stenson-Kugel

Jazz Festival Konstanz 2003
- Viocal

Vom Balkan bis zum Baltikum 2003, Theaterhaus Stuttgart
- Viocal

Jazz Festival Kaunas 2003
- Petras Vysniauskas, Bobo Stenson, Katrin Mickiewicz, Skirmantas Sasnauskas, Kent Carter, Klaus Kugel

"Intersonanzen" / Brandenburgisches Fest Der Neuen Musik 2002
- Viocal

Leigo Järvemuusika 2002, Estland
- Petras Vysniauskas Project

Vilnius Festivalis 2002, at Lithuanian National Philharmonie
- Petras Vysniauskas - Reiner Winterschladen - John Law - Vladimir Volkov - Klaus Kugel

Jazz Line Munich 2002
- Viocal

NDR Jazz 2001
- Vysniauskas-Mariano-Jörgensmann-Berger-Carter-Kugel

Jazz Woche Hannover 2001
- Vysniauskas-Mariano-Jörgensmann-Berger-Carter-Kugel

Kölner Dom Woche 2000
- Viocal

Moscow Off Jazz 1999
- Vysniauskas-Volkov-Kugel

Jazz Festival Eldena 1999
- Petras Vysniauskas Quartet (Petras Vysniauskas, Karl Berger, Kent Carter, Klaus Kugel)

European Music Festival Münsterland 1999
- Ganelin Trio Priority

Rheinisches Musikfest 1999 (WDR)
- Theo Jörgensmann Quartet & Petras Vysniauskas

JazzFest Berlin 1999 (SFB)
- Petras Vysniauskas Quartet & Sankt Christopher Chamber Orchestra

Mare Balticum 1999
Offene Welten Köln 99
- Petras Vysniauskas Quartet (Petras Vysniauskas, Karl Berger, Kent Carter, Klaus Kugel)

WDR Jazz Meeting in Wuppertal 1998
Solo Virtuos Gelsenkirchen 1998
- Vysniauskas-Mariano-Jörgensmann-Berger-Carter-Kugel

Jazz Festival Chemnitz 1994
- Petras Vysniauskas Quintet

Jazz Festival Kaunas 1994
- Vysniauskas-Stanko-Volkov-Kugel, Vilnius-Cologne-Sextet

Jazz Festival Kaunas 1993
Petras Vysniauskas Quartet

Jazz Festival Ilmenau 1990
Musikfesttage Hoyerswerda 1990
International Festival "Grenzgänge" Wolfsburg 1990
Rheinisches Musikfest 1990 (WDR)
Jazz Festival Ilmenau 1990
- Vysniauskas-Ramond-Kugel

Jazz Festival Vilnius 1989 & tour in Lithuania
- Michel Pilz / Itaru Oki - Quartet & Petras Vysniauskas