D.C.’s Washington Chamber Orchestra to Maintain Profit Live performance for Ukraine


100% of the proceeds from the profit live performance, held at D.C.’s Church of the Epiphany, shall be given to the Life and Tree church in Prague, which is offering assist to Ukrainian refugees.

The Washington Chamber Orchestra‘s (WCO) Inventive Director, Jun Kim, is at the moment spending a yr in Berlin on sabbatical. Kim, his household, and the pastor from Life and Tree church just lately traveled to Slovakia, which borders Ukraine, to provide two live shows for displaced Ukrainians who’re dwelling in refugee camps there.

Following the journey, Kim needed to discover a strategy to proceed to assist the folks of Ukraine, and settled on the concept of a profit live performance with the WCO.

The live performance’s opening remarks shall be given by Oksana Markarova, the Ukrainian Ambassador to the USA. Visitor soloists will embrace violinist Nurit Bar-Josef (concertmaster of the Nationwide Symphony Orchestra), Marissa Regni (Principal Second Violin of the NSO), soprano Hyunah Yu (prizewinner on the Naumburg Competitors), and the award-winning Ukrainian cellist Natalia Khoma (a laureate of the Tchaikovsky competitors).

Yow will discover extra data and buy tickets (or make a donation) right here.

You may view a trailer for the occasion under.