BOOKLETS & SHEET MUSIC
All booklets and sheet music were compiled by the Bandura Educational Commission
Book 1 gives an overview of the parts of the bandura and basic playing technique, and provides beginner-level folk, sacred, and art song repertoire arranged by H. Kytasty, I. Mahlay, and M. Lysenko. Compiled by I. Mahlay.
Book 2 gives a brief history of the bandura and the kobzar tradition, and offers a variety of intermediate-level folk song arrangements by I. Mahlay, H. Kytasty, and others. Compiled by I. Zawadiwsky and I. Mahlay.
Book 3 contains additional folk and art song repertoire for bandura at the intermediate level, with arrangements by H. Kytasty, I. Mahlay, V. Sydorenko, A. Koshetz, M. Leontovych and others. Compiled by I. Mahlay.
Book 4 contains additional repertoire at the intermediate level, with arrangements by P. Kytasty, H. Kytasty, I. Mahlay, M. Kolessa, M. Lysenko, and others. Compiled by I. Zawadiwsky and I. Mahlay.
Book 5 consists of intermediate-advanced level repertoire for duets and ensembles, with compositions and arrangements by V. Mishalow, M. Farion, V. Kytasty, S. Hulak-Artemovsky, H. Khotkevych, and many others. Compiled by K. Golchuk and I. Mahlay.
Book 14 consists exclusively of songs set to the words of Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko, with arrangements by K. Stetsenko, M. Farion, P. Demutsky, H. Kytasty, I. Stepovy, and others. Compiled by I. Zawadiwsky and I. Mahlay.
Book 15 commemorates the millennium of Christianity in Ukraine with a series of folk canticles, set for bandura by P. Demutsky, H. Kytasty, V. Kytasty, I. Mahlay, O. Mahlay, Z. Shtokalko, and M. Farion. Compiled by I. Mahlay.