Mini Bela Bartok from now on will be living in Uzhgorod (Photofacts)
The 23rd mini sculpture by Mykhailo Kolodko has appeared in Uzhgorod. Bela Bartok has settled on the Uzh embankment, opposite the Consulate General of Hungary. The mini monument to the famous Hungarian composer was opened on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of his death.
By the way, he spent his youth in Vynogradiv and composed his first piece of music there.
The grand opening of the monument was attended by representatives of the embassy, MPs, government officials of Uzhgorod and Transcarpathian region.
"Bartok, who now sits on the railing of the embankment with a phonograph in his hands, in such, it would seem quite unfavorable, weather would get to quite remote villages, where he could create. Thanks to Bartok we can be proud of the folklore that the whole world knows. Because, besides writing music, Bela Bartók loved to collect folklore, listen about the life of people", - Mykhailo Kolodko says.