Photos & Reviews

CONCERT NOTES: Soroka soars with Stankovych
August 23, 2017

WASHINGTON – By Laryssa Lapychak Courtney. On March 12 The Washington Group Cultural Fund ( presented violinist Solomia Soroka, accompanied by…

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Mykola Suk Concert
October 2, 2016

WASHINGTON —Written by Yaro Bihun. As autumn arrived in this nation’s capital, Ukrainian Americans and other music lovers knew that the…

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Boris Skalsky and Zdanna Krawciw-Skalsky
March 18, 2012

WASHINGTON —Written by Yaro Bihun. It was a unique concert in a number of ways and many members of the audience…

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Hrynkiw and Cubriwsky
May 2, 2010

WASHINGTON —Written by Yaro Bihun. Audiences at the Washington Group Cultural Fund Music Series concerts over the years have heard many…

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Myroslav Skoryk’s 70th Birthday Celebration
November 8, 2008

WASHINGTON —Written by Yaro Bihun. Myroslav Skoryk, Ukraine’s best known contemporary composer, was honored here with a special concert celebrating his…

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TWGCF Continuum
October 16, 2005

WASHINGTON —Written by Yaro Bihun. “Simply put, there is no musical organization in New York that produces more intellectually enticing or…

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Gathering at the podium at the Library of Congress's Coolidge Auditorium are (l to r): TWG Cutural Fund Director Laryssa Copivsky, Amb. William Green Miller, Larysa Kurylas, of the Cultural Fund, Christoph Wolff, Patricia K. Grimstead, Jurji Dobczansky, of the LCPA Ukrainian Language Table, and Ruth Foss, of the Music Division, June 2000
Bachs Are Back: Family’s Scores Found in Ukraine
March 5, 2002

By Gail Fineberg – A scholar’s career-long search for Bach family music that disappeared from Berlin during World War II led to…

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Soroka, Kysylevych, Lassowsky Shine in Cultural Fund Recital Feb. 2000
February 5, 2000

By Yaro Bihun – TWG Cultural Fund recital violinist Solomia Soroka, her accompanists—Myroslava Kysylevych and Oksana Lassowsky—as well as the featured…

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Cultural Fund Launches Benefit Concert Series
January 5, 2000

By Yaro Bihun – The Washington Group Cultural Fund, in cooperation with the Embassy of Ukraine, launched a series of benefit…

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Horowitz Finalists’ Concert 1999
January 5, 1999

By Natalie Sluzar – As it has done since its inception five years ago, the Washington Group Cultural Fund this year…

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Kyiv Chamber Choir Performances Cap Cultural Fund’s 1997 Season
December 5, 1997

By Yaro Bihun – The Kyiv Chamber Choir visited Washington a few days before Christmas, and it came bearing gifts—the best…

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Odessa Philharmonic marks Chornobyl Anniversary with Kennedy Center Concert
April 5, 1996

By Marta Zielyk – Among the highlights of the 10th anniversary commemoration of the Chornobyl tragedy was a stirring performance by the Odessa…

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Olga Hirshhorn, Washington Opera’s Semele
June 5, 1994

By Yaro Bihun – The TWG Cultural Fund concluded its 1994 activities with a discussion about art with Olga Hirshhorn, and…

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