USAFE Band travels to Ukraine
At the invitation of the U.S. Embassy Kyiv, the U.S. Air Forces in Europe band's concert band will travel to several locations in Ukraine October 23 to November 3, 2017, according to USAFE.
While in Ukraine, the 35 Airmen will perform in Odesa, Mykolaiv, Kherson, Zaporizhia, Dnipro, Kharkiv and Kyiv, USAFE said in a press release.
"These performances further increase our cultural ties and enhance our people-to-people relationship between the United States and Ukraine as we celebrate 25 years of friendship," it said.
Odesa's regional philharmonic society in turn announced that the U.S. music ambassadors would hold meetings with Ukrainian cultural workers and young musicians on October 23-24.
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