Ukrainian Contemporary Music Festival Announces 2024 Season

By Afton Wooten
(Photo credit: Lyndon England)

The fifth annual Ukrainian Contemporary Music Festival has announced its 2024 season.

For the purposes of this article only vocal works are included.

Opening the festival is “DEFENSE – DEFIANCE – DEDICATION,” staring soprano Vira Slywotzky and Marichka Marczyk.

Performance Date: March 28, 2024

Ukrainian-American composer Virko Baley celebrates his 85th birthday with the Ukrainian Contemporary Music Festival. Soprano Olga Pasichnyk and others perform on the celebratory recital.

Performance Date: March 29, 2024

Soprano Jennifer Gliere and bass-baritone Hans Tashjian sing in “Travel Diaries.”

Performance Date: March 30, 2024