Died the famous Soviet and Ukrainian Opera singer, died. This is stated in the message on the website of the Ministry of culture of Ukraine.
Hnatiuk died on 92-m to year of life. As reported by the Kiev newspaper “Day” with reference to the rector of the National music Academy Vladimir Rozhkov, the singer died after a long illness.
Dmytro Hnatiuk — the people’s artist of Ukraine. During his life he performed over fifty operatic roles — among the bottom of Aeneas in the Aeneid, Prince Igor, Eugene Onegin and others. In addition, Gnatuk was and Director. Among his productions — Opera “Mazepa”, “Taras Bulba”, “Aida” and many others.
The Ministry of culture of Ukraine notes that Hnatiuk became the first performer of songs that have entered the “Golden Fund of the Ukrainian variety art” — “My Kiev” and “Two colors”.