USUBC co-sponsored 2nd ANNUAL "CELEBRATE UKRAINE CONCERT" with the Honored National Bandurist Capella of Ukraine in Kyiv
U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUCB)
National Philharmonic of Ukraine
Mon, November 4, 2019
On November 4, 2019, USUBC co-sponsored 2nd ANNUAL "CELEBRATE UKRAINE CONCERT" by the Honored National Bandurist Capella of Ukraine, with 60 vocalists and instrumentalists.
Bandurist Capella of Ukraine had concert tours in the United Kingdom, Bulgaria, Poland, Germany, Yugoslavia, Canada, Japan, France, Russia, Spain and Hungary.
All members of the Capella are full-time musicians who both sing and play the bandura. The members are graduates of the Preparatory Studio for Performers run by the Capella. The Capella performs historical, folk, religious, Christmas, traditions, hymns, ballads all related to Ukraine and part of Ukraine's history.
In the Picture left to right: Raisa Chornogus Director of The National Bandurist Capella of Ukraine; Maryna Antonova, Government Relations Director, USUBC; Morgan Williams, President, USUBC.
"The National Bandurist Capella of Ukraine is one of the very best, most outstanding performing group in all of Ukraine. Their concerts are amazing, uplifting, powerful, moving and not to be missed," said Morgan Williams.
During the event, Morgan Williams President, U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) presented Distinguished Service Award to Raisa Chornogus Director of the National Bandurist Capella of Ukraine, Honored Worker of Ukraine Culture. “We want to thank USUBC and especially Morgan Williams President, U.S.-Ukraine Business Council for such a wonderful contribution and permanent support. Tomorrow we will celebrate the 101st Capella anniversary…” Raisa Chornogus said.
The concert attended over 400 business representatives from New Holland Agriculture, ISTIL Group, Kyiv Post, UkraineInvest - Ukraine Investment Promotion Office, DLA Piper Ukraine, Fulbright Ukraine, SigmaBleyzer, U.S. Embassy Kyiv Ukraine, Professional Government Association of Ukraine, AgroGeneration, Shell Ukraine, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang - Ukraine, MFA of Ukraine, Agrocorp, hromadske.ua, Strategy Council, Western NIS Enterprise Fund, Broad Street Capital, Iskander Energy, Ernst & Young Ukraine, Swedish Business Association in Ukraine, DTEK, U.S. Department of Agriculture, DHL Express Ukraine, DELTA Ukraine, Philip Morris Ukraine, Ukrainian Leadership Academy, Credit Europe Bank, Asters, Pfizer, Interfax, Turkish Ukrainian Business Association (TUİD), Estonian Embassy in Kyiv, British Embassy Kyiv, Business Ombudsman Council - Ukraine, Bunge Ukraine and others.