String Quartet Soirée for Ukraine

Sat Jul 09 2022 at 06:30 pm to 08:30 pm

1421 Chautauqua Blvd | Los Angeles

Jakub Hl\u00e1vka, Ann Kerr
Publisher/HostJakub Hlávka, Ann Kerr
String Quartet Soir\u00e9e for Ukraine
Please join us for an evening of classical music and wine as we come together in solidarity with Ukraine
About this Event

Please join us as we come together in solidarity with those affected by war and raise money for organizations that are supporting humanitarian efforts in Ukraine and beyond.

Please note: The reception and performance will be held outdoors. Our capacity is limited - we recommend making a reservation as soon as you can.


  • Mykola Lysenko - 'Prayer for Ukraine'
  • Jean Sibelius - Andante Festivo
  • Borys Lyatoshyns'kyi - String Quartet No. 4, Op. 43 (1943)
  • Myroslav Skoryk - Melody


Jakub Hlávka, violin

Sarah Worden, violin

Lyn Bertles, viola

Ann Joshi, cello


In lieu of tickets, all guests are invited to make a donation to an organization that supports the people of Ukraine (of any amount you can). A few suggested options are listed below but please do not feel constrained by them:

  • INSO Lviv (International Symphony Orchestra Lviv) is a group of professional musicians that provides humanitarian relief to internally displaced persons affected by the war in Ukraine. Website: Donate via PayPal: [email protected]
  • CARE International ( provides life saving food, water, and hygiene kits to the most vulnerable in Ukraine
  • World Central Kitchen ( provides meals for both those who emigrate to neighboring countries and those who remain in Ukraine
  • Direct Relief ( is distributing donated medicine and medical supplies to Ukrainian healthcare providers.
  • The International Rescue Committee ( is currently at work in over 40 crisis-affected communities across Europe and the Americas providing health care, helping children learn, and empowering individuals and communities to become self-reliant.
  • Other refugee and humanitarian organizations such as UNHCR and UNRWA (those are active in Ukraine as well as many other countries affected by humanitarian crises, such as Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan)


The location of the event is at a private residence in Pacific Palisades. Street parking is limited but available. Please park below in the 1300 or 1400 block and walk up the hill to Ann’s house at 1421. We encourage attendees to carpool if possible.


Event starts at 6:30pm, with the performance at 7pm. Wine and cheese will be available before and after. Feel free to bring an extra blanket to sit on (or to provide warmth if it gets cold).


Any donation to any organization of your choice is welcome and you can optionally share with us your donation level so we can share the total at the performance.

Our capacity is limited - please only reserve the seats you will be able to use.


Event Venue & Nearby Stays

1421 Chautauqua Blvd, 1421 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles, United States


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