NIKO continues to actively represent Lithuania in diplomatic and cultural events in Lithuania and Worldwide, and in the last few months greeted prominent guests in Vilnius.
After welcoming His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the famous spiritual leader thanked the band for good energy, spent time to chat with Gediminas Gelgotas and artists, as well as gathered everyone for a joint photograph.
Meanwhile, just a month ago, NICO presented Lithuanian modern culture to another spiritual leader. Ensemble performed to Pope Francis at the overcrowded Vilnius Cathedral Square. The afternoon was broadcasted widely on Lithuanian National Radio and Television, Worldwide via Satellite and attracted over a hundred journalists from across the globe.