In celebration of Sweden's EU Presidency, you are cordially invited to a delightful evening of Ukrainian music performed by Gerdan with Grammy winning Dr. Andrei Pidkivka at the Embassy of Sweden - House of Sweden to support Ukrainian children affected by the ongoing conflict.
Your evening begins with welcome remarks by: Her Excellency Ambassador Karin Olofsdotter, the Ambassador of Sweden to the United States and Her Excellency Ambassador Oksana Markarova, the Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States.
Don't miss this rare opportunity to enjoy an evening at the Embassy of Sweden - House of Sweden, one of the most magnificent embassies in Washington DC in the heart of Georgetown overlooking the Potomac and iconic monuments. House of Sweden is a physical representation of Swedish values - such as openness, transparency and democracy - and the flagship of Sweden’s public diplomacy in the United States.
The concert by Gerdan offers a sampling of Ukrainian folk music including Gerdan's original arrangements of the songs and instrumental music from different regions of Ukraine. Gerdan's musicians tell the story about the culture and heritage of the Ukrainian people who love freedom.
After the concert enjoy a reception of light hors d'oeuvres as you meet diplomats and International Club of DC members in attendance. Kindly note that the event does not include dinner. Please plan to have dinner before or after the event. Reserve your tickets now