Victor Mishalow

Theatre credits include: Luba Simply Luba (Read Shoes production), Sydney Theatre Company (Cyrano). Film & TV: The Babas of Chernobyl, Strings of Survival, She paid the Ultimate Price, Strings of Soul, Millenium. Other: Victor Mishalow was born in Sydney, Australia. He studied Music at the Kyiv conservatory in Ukraine, and Sydney University defending his PhD at the Kharkiv Academy of Culture in 2009. He moved to Canada in 1988. Mishalow is a world authority on the multi-stringed Ukrainian bandura and has recorded numerous CD’s, film tracks, and published many books and articles dedicated to various aspects regarding the bandura. In 1999 he was awarded the title of Merited Artist of Ukraine, and in 2009 Order of Merit by the Ukrainian government for his contributions to Ukrainian culture.