Ukrainian children choir winds Grand Prix at international contest in Florence

17:39, 23 July 2018

Shchedryk, the children’s choir from Kyiv is considered the world’s best; the recognition came, as the team from Ukraine triumphed at the festival of orchestra and choir groups in Florence.

Shchedryk came first, beating another eleven contestants. Maryana Sablina, the chief conductor of the choir, also won the best conductor trophy at this event. Last year, the Ukrainian choir celebrated its 45th anniversary.