Young Ukrainian musicians defect to Ljubljana

10/03/2022 Juliana Széchenyi

Media: Rtvslo.si
Date: Thu 10 Mar 2022
Link: https://365.rtvslo.si/arhiv/svet-kulture/174855100

The war in Ukraine is causing the biggest refugee crisis in Europe since the Second World War. More than two million people have already fled the war.

Slovenia is also taking in Ukrainian refugees, including young musicians. More than 100 members are already in Ljubljana Youth Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine and their companions. Their evacuation was organised by the Slovenian Youth Orchestra - more about this in the World of Culture on Prvno, where we also report on the new performance at the Slovene National Theatre Maribor.