During two days in July, the Valeriy Lobanovskyi Stadium in Kyiv will be filled with live music by Gorillaz, Massive Attack, Tove Lo, Kaleo, Little Dragon, and Bonobo. Many of the world music legends will give their first concerts in Ukraine this summer. The tickets for the festival are sold quite quickly, and fests’ organizers even changed the location for a bigger one after the massive spike of interest. The price starts at UAH 1000.
When: July 25-26
Where: Valeriy Lobanovskyi Dynamo Stadium, Kyiv
A legend of Scandinavian Indie Maarten Devoldere will give a sensual concert in the renewed Green Theater in Kyiv. Co-founder of the famous Balthazar band had already recorded two solo albums, which steadily climbed the local and international music charts. The Belgium musician will present the best hits from both. The ticket price starts at UAH 600.
When: July 28, 8 P.M.
Where: Green Theater, Kyiv
Not many people know that Franz Xaver Mozart, son of the famous composer, had lived in Lviv from 1808 to 1830. The festival is inspired by the works of Franz, as well as other classic musicians from Strauss to Vagner. Lviv Opera House will host a string of concerts, featuring international opera starts, love letter readings, as well as a grand violin concert with the instrument used by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The ticket price differs depending on the event and starts at UAH 200.
When: July 13 – 22
Where: Lviv Opera House, Lviv
The unusual duo of the former frontman of the Ukrainian band Dymna Sumish and a Guatemalan musician was formed in the United States later to become The Gitas. The band writes electronic music, sampled by the ex-member of The Erised, filled with authentic vibes. The Gitas have recently returned from their tour in Guatemala and will present songs from the new EP at their concert in Lviv. The ticket price starts at UAH 250.
When: July 28, 7 P.M.
Where: !FESTrepublic, Lviv
Ukrainian musician Dmitro Shurov, commonly known as Pianoboy, will hold a concert topped with the intricate light among the bushy Green Theater Park in Odesa. Visitors will have a chance to hear tender vocals and intricate piano melodies from “Prostyye Veschi” (“Simple things”), “Ne Prekrashay Mechtat`” (“Don`t stop dreaming”) and “Take Off” albums. The ticket price starts at UAH 290.
When: July 14, 8 P.M.
Where: Green Theater, Odesa
Game of Thrones
The magnificent Odesa Opera House will host a grand concert, dedicated to movie and TV-series soundtracks. The main focus is kept on the Game of Thrones and its musical score throughout the seven seasons. Besides, guests will enjoy music by Oscar nominees Hans Zimmer, Howard Shore, Nino Rota and others performed by a symphonic orchestra. The ticket price starts at UAH 190.
When: July 24, 8 P.M.
Where: Odesa Opera House, Odesa
You may buy tickets at tickets.ua.
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