KOBZARSKA SICH - BANDURA CAMP
Sponsored by the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus
Emlenton, Pennsylvania - All Saints Ukrainian Orthodox Camp
August 2 - 16, 2014
OLEH SOZANSKY and YURIJ PETLURA, MUSICAL DIRECTORS
See detailed program information below along with registration form download under REGISTRATION PACKAGE.
Bandura Course -- August 2 – 16
This two-week course focuses on over seven hours of daily group instruction in: the technique of playing bandura, bandura history, solo and ensemble playing and singing, music lectures, elementary music theory (as needed). There will be free time for sport, swimming, and relaxation. This course is designed for teenaged children (12 and older) and adults of all ages. Founded in 1979, Kobzarska Sich unites bandura players from all over to learn and share more about bandura and its unique art form. Kobzarska Sich is held at All Saints Ukrainian Orthodox Camp in Emlenton, Pennsylvania. All Saints offers over 90 acres of pristine beauty in the Allegheny Mountains. The camp's facilities include volleyball courts, a swimming pool, 10 cabins for participants, a Millennium Cultural Center with housing and classrooms, and an activities pavilion, tennis and basketball courts, an infirmary and nature trails.
In Memory of Ivan Zinchuk, Eugene Ciura, and Monica Pearson Romaniuk
Kobzarska Sich is pleased to announce three scholarships opportunities this year. One full scholarship will be available through the Ivan Zinchuk Memorial Scholarship Fund at the Ukrainian Canadian Foundation of Taras Shevchenko. Additionally, two partial scholarships will be available through the Eugene Ciura and Monica Pearson Romaniuk funds. Please see the last page of the registration package for more details. Scholarship packages are due by June 22, 2014.
Click here to download the KS registration form. The registration form and deposit/payment must be received by July 25, 2014. Enroll by June 20, 2014 for Early Bird Discount, see form for more information. For more information, please feel free to call 734.658.6452 or KS@bandura.org.
ANNUAL FINAL CONCERT
Please join us on Saturday, August 16 at 2:00pm for the Annual Final Concert presented by the participants and staff of Kobzarska Sich.