Prominent Ukrainian opera singer Diana Petrynenko passed away

Source : 112 Ukraine

In the 89th year of life, the Ukrainian opera singer died
15:09, 18 November 2018


November 17, prominent Ukrainian opera singer Diana Petrynenko passed away. Producer Serhii Proskurnia reported this on Facebook. 

The repertoire of the singer included not only opera arias but also romances, Ukrainian and Russian folk songs. She had toured successfully in many countries around the world, including the US, Canada, France, Italy, Netherlands, Japan, Finland, and the socialist countries. 

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She won the Taras Shevchenko State Prize of Ukraine in 1972 and received the title of People's Artist of Ukraine in 1999.  

As we reported earlier, Ukrainian animation artist Davyd Cherkasky passed away on October 30. The people's artist of Ukraine, Davyd Cherkasky is the creator, scriptwriter, and director of famous cartoons, such as Doctor AibolitAdventures of Captain Wrangel, and Island of Treasures. For several decades, he has been working with KyivNauchFilm studio as an animation artist.

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