Sich is a summer musical experience
to learning the bandura and Ukrainian choral music. Kobzarska Sich is held at
All Saints Camp in Emlenton, Pennsylvania
2 - 16, 2014
by the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus
program information below along
with registration form download
under REGISTRATION PACKAGE.
Founded in 1979, Kobzarska Sich
unites bandura players from all over
to learn and share more about bandura
and its unique art form. Kobzarska
Sich is held at All Saints Ukrainian
Orthodox Camp in Emlenton, Pennsylvania. All
Saints offers over 90 acres of pristine
beauty in the Allegheny Mountains.
The camp's facilities include volleyball
courts, a swimming pool, 10 cabins
for participants, a Millennium Cultural
Center with housing and classrooms,
and an activities pavilion, tennis
and basketball courts, an infirmary
and nature trails. All Kobzarska
Sich participants are housed on the
grounds of All Saints Camp in either
cabins or in the Millennium Cultural
Instructors will be announced
shortly. Stay tuned for additional
instructional staff announcements.
Bandura Course -- August 2 – 16
This two-week course focuses on over seven hours of daily group instruction in:
the technique of playing bandura, bandura history, solo and ensemble playing
and singing, music lectures, elementary music theory (as needed). There will
be free time for sport, swimming, and relaxation. This course is designed
for teenaged children (12 and older) and adults of all ages.
In Memory of Ivan Zinchuk, Eugene Ciura, and Monica
Kobzarska Sich is pleased to announce three scholarships opportunities this
year. One full scholarship will be available through the Ivan Zinchuk Memorial
Scholarship Fund at the Ukrainian Canadian Foundation of Taras Shevchenko.
Additionally, two partial scholarships will be available through the Eugene
Ciura and Monica Pearson Romaniuk funds. Please see the last page of the registration
package for more details. Scholarship packages are due by June
Click here to download the KS registration form. Please review the documents
carefully, as they contain everything you need to know about KS, as well answers
to most frequently asked questions. Upon receipt of your registration form
and payment/deposit, you will be sent a confirmation package. The confirmation
package will include a Medical Form, Emergency Contact Form, Checklist of items
to bring to camp, Directions to camp, and Camp Rules.
The registration form and deposit/payment must be received by July
25, 2014. Enroll by June 20, 2014 for Early Bird Discount, see form for more
information. For more information, please feel free to call 734.658.6452 or KS@bandura.org.
ANNUAL FINAL CONCERT
Please join us on Saturday, August 16 at 2:00pm for the Annual Final Concert
presented by the participants and staff of Kobzarska Sich.