Yuri and Zuzia PASTUSHENKO (UA)

Yuri Pastushenko is a musician, ethnographer and teacher. He graduated from the department of ethnography of the Kiev Institute of Culture and has long been active in researching and documenting Ukrainian musical folklore in the countryside. At the same time, Yuri is an active musician in the prominent Kiev-based Drewo ensemble. For the past 3 years, he has been also teaching at the University of Warsaw, Poland.

Take a look at a video (amateur quality) of a musical performance of Yuri and his wife Zuzia who will also accompany him in Prague:


Record from the group Drewo, with which is Yuri Pastushenko performing: