Meeting between the Ambassador of Ukraine to Japan Mr. Ihor Kharchenko and outstanding Ukrainian composer Mr. Valentin Sylvestrov
On November 9 the Ambassador of Ukraine to Japan Mr. Ihor Kharchenko met with the outstanding Ukrainian composer Mr. Valentin Sylvestrov who came to Japan with his concert for the first time. During the meeting Ambassador Kharchenko and Mr. Silvestrov discussed international activity of maestro and possibilities of further promotion of Ukrainian culture in Japan. Ukrainian composer presented to the Embassy a record of his famous work "Maidan-Kiev" created in the hot days of the Revolution of Dignity, which was recorded in Mikhailovsky Cathedral by a capella chorus of Kyiv. We sincerely wish Mr. Silvestrov good health and further success in his creative activity, and hope that we will be able to meet him in Tokyo again!