Natalka Karpa – Ukrainian singer who perfomes in ethno, folk and pop music styles.
Natalka was born in a small town Dobromyl not far from Ukrainian-Polish border in a family of musicians. Thanks to her father at the age of 5 she started learning notes and went to music school. Later she started singing in a choir “Pysanka”. After that she became a soloist of the vocal-instrumental ensemble “Halytska Perlyna” under the guidance of Lesia Salistra, the Honoured Art Worker. Natalka took part in different Ukrainian and Foreign festivals, such as: “Slovianskyj Bazarchyk”, “Moloda Halychyna”, “Na chvyliach Svitiazia”, and others.
Natalka has 2 high educations. She graduated from Lviv State Medical University by Danylo Halytskyj and National University “Lvivska Politechnika” (English Language and Literature). But still music had priority significance!!!
For the time being Natalka Karpa has 4 albums: “Love will save the world” 2001, “Forgive me, please” 2004, “Christmas star”2004, “History” 2007. She also has video clips: “Forgive me, please”, “I’ll return home”, “We are the history”, “At first”, animation clip “Kalyna”, “Insha”, “Time is running” and “Christmas fairy tale”.
Natalka Karpa is actively supporting charity and has organized tours for orphans from Boarding-schools. She is cooperating with a festival “ Talented children of Ukraine” that helps talented orphans of Ukraine.
A song “Kalyna” made Natalka Karpa famous. The song played the main role in her creative work, because thanks to it Natalka became famous in Ukraine and gained high popularity in Europe.
Non-stop abroad tours, performing on the biggest stages and in the most famous clubs with solo concerts, interviews on national TV and radio stations, hits like “Kalyna” and “Gringo” having top ratings made her popular not speaking about the first places in the international charts. Natalka Karpa won the heart of Europe!!!
It is definitely the best start with many victories already!
Natalka is the prize-winner of the International Academic rating “Golden Fortune” which proved her international fame. On the 8 of March the President of Ukraine rewarded her as a Merited (Performing) Artist of Ukraine.
In 2013 she started an EthnoTour abroad of Ukraine. First countries where she perfomed new music ethno program were Brazil and Paraguay.
To be continued...