Performance by the Youth Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine and the men’s choir “Dudaryk”
The program of performance by the Youth Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine and the male choir “Dudaryk” includes the Symphony No. 9 by Ludwig van Beethoven, whose fourth part – “Ode to Joy” based on a poem by Friedrich Schiller – became the basis for the EU anthem. The musicians will also perform several works by Xaver Mozart – son of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, who lived and worked in Lviv for a long time. The orchestra will be conducted by Oksana Lyniv (Ukraine-Austria), a Ukrainian and the first female chief conductor in the history of the Graz Opera.