Sokoly carolled to the wounded ATO soldiers


On the eve of the Old New Year, with a Christmas artistic gift, from Lviv to the regional hospital of invalids, with the assistance of the Honored Art Worker of Ukraine Vitaliy Ivanytsky, the People’s Artist of Ukraine Mykhailo Matytsklo – the leader of the famous song “Sokoly” in the territory of our country and far beyond its borders. »

As part of the charity project “Art Therapy”, which is traditionally held by the regional charity fund “Ridna Volyn” for Volyn fighters who undergo rehabilitation after the fighting in eastern Ukraine, an interesting creative meeting of soldiers with a famous artist-musician, composer, and singer took place.

In a friendly and relaxed atmosphere, Michael Matsyalko talked to all the fighters, told about the song work of the group “Sokoly”, wished all the soldiers to heal their wounds as soon as possible, sang old and forgotten Ukrainian carols.

In addition to artistic therapy, the artist told the soldiers and personally demonstrated the exercises of non-traditional methods of treatment that effectively improve the state of health and physical condition of a person of any age and especially can be useful for wounded Volyn heroes.

In memory of this meeting, Mykhailo Matytslovko presented to each soldier a compact disc of the collective “Sokoly” with a personal autograph and his wishes and invited all the soldiers to the concert “Pray for you, Ukraine”, which will be held in the city of Lutsk on February 15, within the framework of the All-Ukrainian tour, with the participation of People’s Artist of Ukraine Maria Shalaykevych, People’s Artist of Ukraine Mykhailo Matsalka and well-known group “Sokoly”.

One of the wounded fighters, the Volyn “cyborg”, who until the last day defended the Donetsk airport – Igor Gul from Ratny, thanked the famous artist for a nice artistic gift at these Christmas and New Year holidays.

Chief Doctor of the Hospital of the Disabled, Tetyana Masikova, expressed appreciation to the Honored Art Worker of Ukraine Vitaliy Ivanitsky for consistently, during a year, conducting a charitable project “Art Therapy” for the wounded ATO soldiers undergoing rehabilitation at this medical hospital.

At the end of the sincere and heartfelt meeting, all the soldiers, along with the people’s artist of Ukraine, Mikhail Macsilkom, stole the famous carol “New Joy”.

According to the chairman of the regional charity fund “Ridna Volyn” Dmitry Glazunov, for rehabilitation fighters in the hospital of invalids, the charitable foundation and in 2016 will hold such meetings with artists and organize for them collective visits to various cultural and artistic events in the city of Lutsk, to improve the spiritual state of the Volyn soldiers and accelerate their return to the normal course of peaceful life.