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“French Christmas” at President Hotel in Kyiv


Dear friends! We invite you to take part in unique musical-visual action “French Christmas”, which occurs at President Hotel (Kyiv), on 29 of December, 7 p.m.  Idea of “French Christmas” is unique because some special musical-visual space is gonna be created at President Hotel in Kyiv. The chorus and the orchestra will perform masterpieces composed by famous French composers of…
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“Giselle” by Radu Poklitaru. Adam, motorcycles and an eternity


October Palace, 10-th of December: an evening of ballet and high-power emotions. A great feast for everyone who loves Radu Poklitaru and Kyiv Modern Ballet Theatre. Traditionally, so many people and so many flowers. We were given a possibility to make an amazing journey during these two hours. We traveled through different epochs. We listened to wonderful music by Adam…
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What is the sound of Ukrainian Xmas: Top 3 Xmas songs


                                                                  Shchedryk / Carol of the Bells    “Hark how the bells, sweet silver bells…” You know this melody. When Christmas is coming up, the whole world sings…
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THE #NewKidsfromtheBloc ARE COMING!


Get to know the Showcase Festival of Eastern Europe! BUSH is happening in 2016 for the first time, and we are proud to announce the first wave of acts and speakers! Between 16-19 November comes BUSH. The event that features upcoming musicians from all over Eastern-Europe to showcase their music for the international and regional professional public and music fans.…
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Polyana Music Festival press conference

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Recently, there have been Polyana Music Festival press conference held, where Eugenia Stryzhevska (the festival’s ideologist) lifted the veil from what waits us at this event. Finally, Deep Forest will perform full live for the first time in Ukraine. Groups from the UK, Bulorussia and Poland will come to us. ONUKA is preparing a surprise for the audience. The Polyana…
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Top-10 Ukranian Music Festivals


Ukraine sings and rocks! Many different festivals help music lovers be permanently joyful. A variety of genres is large: you may find here almost everything. From Classical to Electro and Techno. From Lviv to Kherson. Here is a list of the most famous Ukranian music fests. Surround yourself with music!  1. Alfa Jazz Fest Always in June Jazz lovers plan…
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Ragnar Siil: “Creative industries and creative economy are very old ways of doing business, only we`ve never really understood the potential of it”.


Kyiv Music Labs: What was the main driving force on the path to successful development of creative industries in Estonia? Can this experience be somehow applied to Ukrainian reality? Ragnar: The Estonian success story of creative industries lies in many factors. In general, Estonians are very open to new ideas, new solutions, new innovative ideas. If we want to be…
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Student Choirs: Oxford, Cambridge, Harvard vs KNU, KPI, NaUKMA


Being a student is great, did you know? A few years spent at university are supposed to be one of the most interesting phases in your life. It is the time of deciding who you are, choosing your own specific way. The time when you`re the one who thinks what to do with your time, how to spend days and…
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