Steshko, Fedir

Steshko, Fedir [Стешко, Федір; Steško], b 16 September 1877 in Kamianka, Sosnytsia county, Chernihiv gubernia, d 31 December 1944 in Prague. Musicologist. A lawyer by training, he worked as a judge for the Russian military court in Vladivostok before emigrating to Prague in 1920. There he completed his studies in musicology (PH D, Charles University, 1936) and lectured at the Ukrainian Free University and the Ukrainian Higher Pedagogical Institute. His published works include Dzherela do istoriï pochatkovoï doby tserkovnoho spivu v Ukraïni (Sources for the History of the Early Period of Religious Singing in Ukraine, 1929) and Českí hudebníci v ukrajinské církevní hudbě (Czech Musicians in Ukrainian Church Music, 1935) as well as articles on the history of Ukrainian music.

[This article originally appeared in the Encyclopedia of Ukraine, vol. 5 (1993).]

List of related links from Encyclopedia of Ukraine pointing to Steshko, Fedir entry:

A referral to this page is found in 3 entries.

Click Home to get to the IEU Home page; to contact the IEU editors click Contact.
To learn more about IEU click About IEU and to view the list of donors and to become an IEU supporter click Donors.  

©2001 All Rights Reserved. Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies.