Bandura Day in Chernihiv

Creative meeting with the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus

October 20, 2018
15: 30-20: 00
Chernihiv Music School N 1 named after St. Vilkonsky
(Chernihiv, T. Shevchenko, str. 23)

On October 20, within the framework of its jubilee tour to Ukraine, the famous team – the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus will visit Chernihiv.

The Program of the Meeting is extremely interesting and meaningful.

Lovers of Ukrainian art and traditions will be able to watch a documentary about the story of the Bandura Chapel The Music of Survival and meet with its author and director Orest Sushko (Canada).

Within the framework of the visit, an interesting and meaningful master class with well-known bandura and master bandura Andriy Birko (USA) is planned.

At the end of the creative meeting, the musicians of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus, headed by the Artistic director of the collective and its Chief conductor Oleg Mahlay will play the Gala Concert.

The concert will also be attended by local collectives – Laureate of International and All-Ukrainian Competitions The ensemble of bandura players “SOKOLYKI” (Artistic Director – Honored Worker of Culture of Ukraine Valentina Ishchenko, the leader and conductor – Honored Culture Worker of Ukraine Olena Tovpeko) and the Ostap Veresay Bandurist Capella of the Chernihiv Philharmonic center of festivals and concert programs (Artistic Director and Conductor – Honored Artist of Ukraine Raisa Borsch, Choirmaster and Conductor – Honored Worker of Culture of Ukraine Mykola Borsch).