“SЮR Band” (Pronounced as [sur bænd]) (Kyiv, Ukraine) – a one of RADZ projects by brothers Dmytro and Serhii Radzetskyi, that creates a completely original product. Musicians professionalism, originality of creative thinking, high quality of music performance and unexpected turns in the music, words and actions on stage – adding a bright originality for this band. The band's main credo – "And WHY NOT?!". With this term the band achieves what audience experience the wonder repeatedly.
Brothers are participants of many festivals in Ukraine, Germany, Poland, Great Britain, Israel, USA, and they have graduated from the Conservatory as classical musicians as well won the international contests for performers and composers. Authors of unique musical instruments Q 8 and 10 strings MIDI Radz-guitar, which successfully play in concerts with their projects.
Brother’s projects working in the genres of contemporary music, jazz, rock, avantgarde, ambient, electronic, musique concrete. Music versatility allows they to constantly vary as a style of music, and the number of musicians – from one to 80 performers: brothers are founders of the first in Ukraine «Ukrainian Improvisers Orchestra».
Dmytro and Serhii has been collaborating and performing at the stage together with the following musicians: Tony Levin, Pat Mastelotto, Markus Reuter («KING CRIMSON»), Phil Minton, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Dan McCafferty (“Nazareth”), John Lawton (“Uriah Heep”), Graham Bonnet (“Alcatrazz”), “Bang On a Can AllQStars”.
Frank Zappa is main inspiration for our works. Zappa’s multifaceted talent really helps us for creating our shows. Performance at the “Zappanale Festival” for us is a very important and long-awaited moment and we're preparing a special program: our own music, from solo to trio, from different period and different our project, from contemporary music to progressive and bizarre-rock, and of course it’s Frank Zappa’s Music.
"SЮR BAND" membership:
Serhii Radzetskiy – Bass, Vocal
Dmytro Radzetskiy – 8Qstr MIDI RadzQguitar, Vocal
Ihor Boichuk – Trumpet, Vocal
Rostyslav Yahodka – Drums