Ukrainian / Polish Alternative Music Meetings

Mitch&Mitch

The UA/PL Alternative Music Meetings aims to create a shared meeting place – a platform for both Polish and Ukrainian musicians to jointly find artistic inspiration. The event presented the more independent side to music across both nations

The festival emphasies cooperation and engagement among the musicians involved in the project. It also includes a competition for Ukrainian alternative music groups. 

A discussion panel featuring Polish and Ukrainian music journalists explored the current state of alternative music in both countries, along with a music poster exhibition and documentary film showings of avant garde Polish music. 

The musicians representing Poland included: Moja Adrenalina, Niwea, Mitch & Mitch and Paula i Karol

For more information, see: www.musicmeetings.eu

Date: 16-17th of September, 2011

Venue: Master Klass, Kiev

Organised by: the Polish Institute in Kiev, Centre for Artistic Activities Firlej in Wrocław

Project cofinanced by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland.

Source: Adam Mickiewicz Institute

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