Mariana Sadovska (UKR)

Mariana Sadovska (born in Lviv, Ukraine) is a German-based Ukrainian actress, singer, musician,
recording artist, and composer.
“Ukrainian Bjork” -this is how Mariana Sadovska is called by her country’s.
In 2009 Mariana Sadovska and her Borderland band opened the Jazz Bez festival, in 2013 she and
a known German percussionist Christian Thome presented the Cut The Cord project.

For her performance at TFF Rudolstadt, in 2013, Mariana Sadovska won the Ruth German World
Music Award.
Several years ago she also joined together with Cologne-based instrumentalist and composer
Christian Thome to start a new duo project “VESNA” (formerly Cut the Cord).
“The Night Is Just Beginning” was premiered in December 2016 at the Ukrainian Museum in New
York and was produced by Yara Arts Group. Vocals, keyboards, electronics: Mariana Sadovska.
Sound design by Stefan Bohne. Artistic collaboration and support of Jörg Ritzenhoff, André Erlen,
Virlana Tkach. Poetry by Serhij Zhadan and Lyuba Yakimchuk.