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A. Goštauto gatvė 2 (A. Vienuolio gatvė)

Benjaminas Gorbulskis

Kaunas 1925 - Vilnius 1986
Lithuanian composer and popular songwriter
(Wikipedia)
Jonas Naruševičius
1998

Vilnius /  Benjaminas Gorbulskis   Vilnius /  Benjaminas Gorbulskis

Description

Red granite plaque with bronze relief portrait.

Inscription(s)

šiame name
1959-1965
gyveno ir kūrė
kompozitorius
BENJAMINIAS
GORBULSKIS
In this house
lived and worked
from 1959-1965
the composer
BENJAMINIAS
GORBULSKIS

A. Goštauto gatvė 2

The apartment building on the corner of A. Goštauto and A. Vienuolio streets has eight commemorative plaques for people from theatre and music. Five of these have portraits and are on this web page:

    Along A. Vienuolio street, from left to right:
  1. Benjaminas Gorbulskis (1925-1986), composer.
  2. Stepas Jukna (1910-1977), actor.
  3. Vytautas Grivickas (1925-1990), ballet dancer and director.
  4. Kazys Gutauskas (1909-1995), singer.
  5. Valentinas Adamkevičius (1925-1976), singer (tenor) and music educator.
  6. Romualdas Juknevičius (1906-1963), director and actor.
    Along A. Goštauto street:
  7. Stasys Vainiūnas (1909-1982), composer and conductor.
  8. Jurgis Fledžinskas (1924-1988), violin player.

Vilnius - A. Goštauto gatvė 2

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Location (N 54°41'25" - E 25°16'39")

Item Code: lt061; Photograph: 13 July 2013
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