Valentina Lisitsa’s triumphant return to Toronto

April 12, 2016

Many of us had the pleasure to attend the concert of the Ukrainian pianist Valentina Lisitsa, which took place on Sunday, April 10, 2016 at the Koerner Hall of the Royal Conservatory of Music. It was an undeniable landmark event both for Valentina and for our community when common sense and justice prevailed over attempts to politicize arts in Canada. Certain individuals from a small but loud group of Russophobic Ukrainian political…