Building Bridges through Culture - Basel Ukraine Community - October 2023

Basel's English-speaking community Centrepoint is collaborating with GGG West Library for the Building Bridges through Culture event on Thursday 26th October 2023. The library is hosting a programme of Ukrainian culture through music, folk tales, insightful commentary and traditional songs. The evening will feature the Lviv Virtuosos, a renowned string quartet from Lviv. In addition to performing classical and popular music, they will showcase the rich melodies of Ukrainian folk music. Following the performance, guests are invited to mingle and enjoy an apéro featuring Ukrainian finger foods. The event is open to everyone and entrance is free. Vivian Beetle from Centrepoint and Jeanne Darling from GGG joined us to talk about the event. Listen to the interview below.