Vocal-instrumantal ensemble “Varnitshkes” was created at Ukrainian Jewish charitable foundation “Hesed-Arie” in 2007 (Lviv), where still we can see on the walls old Yiddish inscriptions.
In their repertoire we may notice original adaptations of old and modern songs in Yiddish with stuffing of world famous songs and niguns. Also there are in Ukrainian, Polish, English and Hebrew.
The ensemble travels around Ukraine and has already pleased Polish, Italian, Austrian, British audience. For 10 years “Varnitshkes” have taken part in the International festival «LvivKlezFest», and presented Ukraine at European festivals of Jewish choirs in Vienna (2013), Rome (2014), London (2015) and other culture international forums.