Participant Profile

Roman Bardun

Lviv Region

Events manager, musician, band leader and composer, Bardun has contributed to various international music projects and has been instrumental in the development of the Ukrainian jazz scene. Together with the founders of Jazz Club Lviv, Bardun organizes workshops, jam sessions and lectures and participates in numerous jazz outreach projects. He has also organized concerts, a jazz summer school and rock festivals. His goal was to develop a music venue in Lviv into a center for jazz study, innovation and performance for local and international artists. He hoped to gain experience in developing and managing international music projects and to make contact with American musicians and organizations for future collaboration.