A broadcast of commemoration of the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred and Maidan anniversary events will take place on Maidan Nezalezhnosti [Independence Square] on February 20, 18:30-20:15 (Kyiv time, UTC+2).
The program includes:
· Ringing bells of Kyiv churches (18:30-18:50)
· Address of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko (18:50-18:59)
· All-Ukrainian action “Moment of silence – endless memory” (19:00)
· Lights performance “The Rays of Dignity” (19:00)
· Performance of the National anthem of Ukraine by the “Dumka” choir (19:01-19:04)
· Recital of a poem “Mother do not cry, I will come back next spring” by Yevhen Nishchuk (19:04-19:08)
· National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine performs “Requiem” of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Conductors are Volodymyr Sirenko and Yevhen Savchuk for the “Dumka” choir (19:08-19:56)
· “Pikkardiyska Tertsia” sextet performs a song “Plyve kacha”. Ceremony of laying flowers and candles on sites where the Heroes of the Heavenly Hundred were killed (19:57-20:15)
There will be 3 sound streams – Ukrainian, English, no voice over, and engaging 18 cameras. All data regarding satellite signal will be published Thursday afternoon at president.gov.ua.
If your crew would have a possibility to join in, please note that all accreditation details will be released on president.gov.ua on Thursday morning.