Victor Cheblyn’s Remembrance Evening

In Lutsk there was an evening of memory of the many-time leader of the Lutsk School of Culture and Arts Victor Cheblin.

The event took place on October 24 in the Volyn Regional Council of the Taras Shevchenko Theater as part of the project “Have Honor” from the charity fund “Ridna Volyn”.

The event, organized with the assistance of the regional administration of culture, Volyn State School of Culture and Arts named after. I. Stravinsky assembled his friends, colleagues, students and students of the current generation.

“Viktor Mikhailovich Cheblin is one of those Volynians who, with their perseverance, their own example, changed the world around them. For over 20 years, Victor Cheblin has devoted his work to the development of the school, and his students today are honored art workers who work all over Ukraine. Such people cause a sense of pride for the fact that we are Volynians. And the project “Honor I May” promotes the development of a national idea on the local level, on the example of the life and work of the famous krai, “said Dmytro Glazunov, the organizer and head of the charity fund” Ridna Volyn “, in his speech.

For those who came to the concert, which took place within the framework of memorable events – this is also a kind of meeting of graduates.

“I graduated from college in 1971. I remember how we built it all together, it was the happiest time. Where we were and Viktor Mikhailovich only were not: and the Baltic States traveled all the way, and they spoke in Leningrad. For a long time after the release, when the teacher was still alive, we, all who could from the students, gathered and came to him home to congratulate on his birthday, last met for his 75th birthday. Such people are few today, our teacher did not get any apartment, no car, no wealth, all gave the school “, – recalls Mrs. Natalia, who, along with former group members, came from Novovolynsk.

They also recall that Victor Cheblin was in the mountain for each of his students, if, after the distribution, the graduate’s place turned out to be busy, the director raised everyone to solve the question: “And you know what argument he had? “This is my student!” Viktor Mikhailovich was so authoritative that this was often enough. He was for us both a mentor and friend, and the hardest critic. Such people need to be remembered and we thank the organizers for this event, “- says the school graduate Irina Vreschuk.

Sometimes, the director could borrow money to the scholarship, and this often happened.

In the concert, which began with Viktor Chablin’s favorite song “Black Eyebrows, Kariya Eyes”, participated in the State Academic Ukrainian Folk Choir, the Variety Symphony Orchestra of the Volyn Music and Drama Theater named after. Taras Shevchenko, folk dance ensemble “Joy”, Honored People’s Song and Dance Ensemble “Kolos”, folk artists of Ukraine Vasyl Chepelyuk, Zoya Komaruk, Larisa Mikoyan, Alexander Yakymchuk, scriptwriter and stage designer, Honored Art Worker of Ukraine Vitaliy Ivanitsky.

Viktor Cheblin actively worked not only on the field of growing new talents, but also, together with students and lecturers, step by step to build a school that was his second home for him. On October 24, as part of commemorative events, a solemn opening of a memorial plaque on the facade of Volyn State School of Culture and Arts. I. Stravinsky, to which Victor Cheblin devoted half of his professional life. The production and installation of the board was provided by the “Ridna Volyn” charitable foundation.