Ieva Baltmiskyte is a Lithuanian guitarist currently based in Brussels.
After graduating from the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre and from the Royal Conservatory of Brussels, she became interested in authenticity of performance, which led her to implement different historical instruments into her concerts. She often performs on renaissance or baroque lutes, lyre guitars and classical guitars.
Ieva Baltmiskyte is also interested in contemporary music, in which she includes her own arrangements and compositions, often featuring Baltic music motives as a reflection of her origin.
Ieva Baltmiskyte Classical guitarist
Ieva Baltmiskyte on lyre guitar
Ieva Baltmiskyte on lute
June 25, 2019
An artist in residence at "The Arctic Circle" 2020 edition
The Arctic Circle is an annual, artist and scientist led, expeditionary residency program.
The internationally selected team will collectively explore the high-Arctic Svalbard Archipelago and Arctic Ocean aboard a Barquentine sailing vessel.
Ieva has been accepted as a composer and performer and will be using this experience to rise the awareness about the climate issues through her work.