Award Winners / Artist Profile

About the Artist

Juliana Svetlitchnaia (Bothell) received a 2009 GAP for covering studio recording, mastering, artwork and production of a music CD. Juliana is a singer and ethnomusicologist specializing in Russian folk music.  For the last 20 years she has been collecting and learning ancient Russian songs from expeditions to remote Russian Villages where these songs existed for centuries and were carried orally from generation to generation. Unique songs that are truly beautiful, this project is an effort to preserve and promote a genuine culture.

Information included above was provided by artist at the time of application.