Mary Chornick was born in Nazarinia, Ukraine on February 4, 1911 and in May of that year she came to Canada with her parents and they settled in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba. She was the eldest of six girls. Mary and her three sisters, known as the “Harmony Sisters” played their instruments and sang songs during intermission at the local movie theatre. They entertained at different functions around Manitoba.
Mary Chornick’s Ukrainian Mandolin Melodies includes some of her most popular pieces, Bublichki (Bubbles), Harry Don’t Go Dancing, Jealous Neighbors, Bandura Song, Kozak and many more, Mary loved her music with a passion. Mary’s short but fulfilling life was taken by cancer September 14, 1985. Her music lives on and her ardent fans will always remember her “Mandolin Melodies”.
Sit back and relax to the beautiful melodies that Mary Chornick offers you with her “Mandolin Melodies”
01. Kozak 02. Harry Don’t Go Dancing 03. Troubled Maiden 04. Verkovino 05. Blowing Winds 06. Jealous Neighbour 07. Rocking Canoe 08. Kolomyka 09. Miller’s Lament 10. Bandura Song 11. Bublichki