March 10 Sq. The market in Lviv will be the sharing of hymn

March 10 at 13.00 in the Market Square in Lviv all interested persons can jointly perform National Anthem of Ukraine. According to the press service of the Lviv city council, so in Lviv celebrate 150 anniversary of the first public performance of the National Anthem and the 200th anniversary of the birthI am the author of music Michael Verbitsky Anthem of Ukraine. &Laquo; National Anthem of Ukraine is an integral part of the history and soul of the Ukrainian nation and symbol of the struggle for the independence of our nation. It is no accident authorship hymn attributed to Taras Shevchenko, because in his words we still feel sacrificial energy and glorious wealth of our past. We invite allx indifferent to joint execution of national anthem in front of City Hall together to show that we are united in their love for their own country & raquo ;, – stresses acting head of domestic policy LCC Eugene Boyko. The event will take pupils and college students of the city, together with NGOs and about ’ unity. &Laquo; AnthemUkraine – This symbol neskorenosti and identity of our people. All who wish to see Ukraine under his rule, prohibited anthem, destroyed its printed version, mercilessly punished and persecuted its performers. Now we are free to implement it, so it should appreciate. This anthem unites us, and with it we always go to victoriesand & raquo ;, – convinced the head of the city center « Ob ’ unity « Self » Andrew cobbler. Recall the history of the Ukrainian national anthem begins in fall 1862, when the ethnographer, folklorist and poet, wrote a poem Chubynsky Paul « Ukraine is still alive & raquo ;, which is set to music by Father Michael (Verbitsky). Public performance of the song March 10, 1865, in Przemysl first time in Western Ukraine Shevchenko concert. Status of the National Anthem of independent Ukraine Chubinskogo poem to music Verbitsky received January 15, 1992. Told