In rural Ukraine, an American rekindles a lost music tradition

Musician Yuriy Fedynsky makes a Ukrainian folk instrument called a torbal at his workshop in the village of Kryachkivka, Ukraine August 13, 2018. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

KRYACHKIVKA, Ukraine (Reuters) – Deep in rural Ukraine, a man from North Carolina has returned to his roots, moving to a village with a population of 500 in a bid to rekindle an almost lost tradition of Ukrainian folk music. Yuriy Fedynsky, 43, born into the Ukrainian diaspora in the United States, moved to the […]

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