One of the longest lasting groups of the traditional Ukrainian music scene in Canada. Here is a group that has existed well over fifty years. they have entertained at various functions ranging from Zabava dances, weddings, stage shows, malanka’s, festivals and towns across Canada. (As well as a tour of the Ukraine in 1998)

The Ukrainian old timers will offer the very best in nostalgic Ukrainian music, all their own compositions and some music for the young at heart. They have recorded a total of 30 CDs which is a mile stone in the Ukrainian music industry. Toe tappin, knee slappin, finger poppin music is what you can expect when you experience the Ukrainian Old Timers in person. Expect to hear the very best in polkas, waltzes, foxtrots, kolomeyka’s, all traditional dances as well as the famous “PEROGY DANCE”

Members of the Ukrainian Old Timers are:
Alex Danylchuk: Violin & Guitar
Taras Payley: Drums & Vocals
Linda Shydlowsky: Bass, Cymbally, Vocals
Nester Shydlowsky: Accordion & Vocals,
Bill Scherbatiuk: Guitar, Saxophone, Vocals