Heartcore for Ukraine – The Story of the Song “Spivanka”

“Spivanka” is the result of a one-time collaboration between vocalist/composer Ganna Gryniva and Louis Cole (Knower), Michael League (Snarky Puppy), guitarists Pedro Martins and Daniel Santiago, Markus Ehrlich on clarinet, producer Charis Karantzas and the children of Family House Zhiva Perla in Bortnyky (Lviv region, Ukraine).

All proceeds from digital sales of “Spivanka” will fund the purchase of musical equipment and educational materials for the thirty boys currently living at the orphanage. Buy Spivanka and Support “Family House Zhiva Perla” in Ukraine.

VIDEO CREDITS:

Lena Thiemann – Camera
Michaela Bóková – Editing and Overdub
Takuro Sakamoto – Audio Editing

HEARTCORE FOR UKRAINE CREDITS

Ganna Gryniva – Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals, Composition, Arrangements, Lecturing, Keyboards
Charis Karantzas – Production, Mixing, Arrangement, Additional recordings, Electric Guitar, Drums, Percussion, Keyboards
Michaela Bóková – Executive Producer Lecturing, Choir Leading, Arrangement, Backing Vocals, Keyboards
Michael League – Electric Bass
Louis Cole – Drums
Pedro Martins – Electric Guitar
Daniel Santiago – Nylon String Guitar
Markus Ehrlich – Clarinet
Maryan Kryskuw – Recording Engineer, Jenny Records, Lviv
Anton Spilnyk – Recording Engineer, Jenny Records, Lviv
Zuzana Milerová – Lecturing

CHOIR and SOLOISTS

Lubomyr Hrytsyna (solo), Dmytro Hameljak (solo), Ivan Akishyn (solo).  
Zachar Balytskyy, Sviatoslav Kutsevalov, Uriy Paranchuk, Olexiy Bahriy, Pavlo Mrochkovsky, Mykyta Uriev, Vladyslav Kutsevalov, Mychailo Paranchuk, Nazar Semchyshyn, Bogdan Semchyshyn, Pavlo Hameljak, Sviatoslav Mykytushyn, Olech Mykytyshyn, Igor Shevchuk, Jevhen Kuprovskyy, Uriy Holovljov, Anja Borduljak, Nastja Sudomljak, Tetjana Senchuk, Svitlana Shamborovska

SPECIAL THANKS

Ruslan Markiv, Charis Karantzas, Ganna Gryniva, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Michael League, Pedro Martins, Louis Cole, Daniel Santiago, Markus Ehrlich, Lena Thiemann, Tomas Antonic, Laura Arcalis, Alberto Hernández, Noel Proinsias, David Lock, Natalja Antonjuk,Koval Nadia Romanivna, Shchepna Halyna Mychailivna, Puchal Maria Teodoziivna, Maryan Kryskuw, Anton Spilnyk, Alex J Kramer, Alex Kozmidi, Archdiocesan Charity Olomouc – Khrystyna Novodvorská, Organization Children in Need in Lopatyn – Olesya Župnyk and Uljana Zhupnyk, Nikol Bóková, Vojtěch Drnek, Takuro Sakamoto and everyone who is supporting us! Song “Spivanka” recorded at Heartcore Studios Berlin, Jenny Records Studio in Lviv, Charis Karatzas Studio, Michael League’s Studio in Spain and Louis Cole’s Studio in LA

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