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A. Goštauto gatvė 2

Stasys Vainiūnas

Riga, Latvia 1909 - Rokiškis 1982
Lithuanian composer, pianist, conductor, teacher and choir leader
(Wikipedia)
Romas Kvintas
1984

Vilnius /  Stasys Vainiūnas   Vilnius /  Stasys Vainiūnas

Description

Grey granite plaque with bronze relief portrait.

Inscription(s)

šiame name
1959-1982 metais gyveno
pianistas kompizitorius
profesorius
STASYS VAINIŪNAS
In this house
lived from 1959-1983
the pianist and composer
professor
STASYS VAINIŪNAS

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°41'26" - E 25°16'38")

Item Code: lt064; Photograph: 13 July 2013
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