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Monday, July 4 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
The Ukrainian Bandura: How Stalin's Henchmen Tried to Destroy a Bardic Tradition

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This multi-stringed folk instrument played an integral role in the turbulent history of Ukraine, from Cossack rebellions through World War II to the current revival of nearly-eradicated bardic traditions. Powerpoint presentation with live and recorded music examples.

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Monday July 4, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm PDT