Constantine Orbelian, the Kaunas City Symphony, and General Director Algimantas Treikauskas have been awarded The Golden Disc Award for high artistic level and intensive concert activity in 2022! Since 2001, the award has been given to the best performers of the year in 4 categories: instrumentalist, vocalist, instrumental or vocal ensemble, choir, and orchestra, along with jazz performers. The laureates are selected by the Council of the Lithuanian Musicians’ Union and invited experts.
“Conductor Orbelian and the Kaunas players turn in excellent work… I must assess the performances as outstanding”—Robert Cummings, MusicWeb International
“sensitivity and beautiful playing”—Laurence Vittes, Gramophone
“stellar support from the very fine conductor Constantine Orbelian and the excellent Kaunas City Symphony in Lithuania”—Dean Frey, Music for Several Instruments
“Constantine Orbelian leads the Kaunas City Symphony Orchestra with idiomatic flair”—John Pitt, New Classics