Jurij Fedynskyj, Bandurist, Tour Manager
Khay/Fedynskyj Ukrainian Folk Music Tour
Kyiv, Ukraine, Monday, May 10, 2004
KYIV - It is with great honor and privledge, that I would like to announce
the upcoming concert/lecture tour of my friend and mentor, Dr. Mykhailo
Khay. Dr Khay is the leading professor of Ukrainian ethnomusicology,
ethnoorganology, and kobzarology at the National Academy of Music, in
Dr. Khay is well known in Ukraine and abroad for both his scientific
research, as well as his reproduction of authentic Ukrainian instrumental
folk music and the Lirnyk tradition.
We are presently planning to visit many cities across northern America and
Canada, especially New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Pittsburg,
Cleveland, Chicago, Detroit, Toronto, Montreal, Edmonton, Saskatoon, and
Winnipeg, as well as many points in between. The tour will take place in
August and early September of this year.
I would like to invite anyone interested in hosting an evening of Kobzar
music, folk music, and/or presentation/lecture on authentic Ukrainian folk
music, with audio and video field recordings, to please contact me at my
e-mail address listed below, or call Dr. Khay at his home telephone at
380 44 944 1885, after 8pm Ukrainian time.
All the details of the Khay/Fedynskyj tour are presented on our website
at http://fire.prohosting.com/khaykhay. There are also several sound clips
for your perusal on the site.
We look forward to sharing a bit of Ukraine's musical culture with you.
With Respect, Jurij Fedynskyj
Khay/Fedynskyj Tour: http://fire.prohosting.com/khaykhay
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