Man Plays Piano in Ruins of Historic Kharkiv Building

Footage posted to Instagram on April 14 captured a man playing a piano in a heavily damaged building in the beleaguered Ukrainian city of Kharkiv.

In the video, the man, Yaroslav Korolev, performs a piece by Ukrainian composer Yuriy Vesnyak called “Actress” surrounded by debris in the ruins of Kharkiv’s Palace of Labour. Credit: Serhii Romenskyi via Storyful

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