Willa Roberts


Artist Teacher of Voice, Specializing in World and Folk music

B.A., Bard College

Willa Roberts sings and plays music from Eastern Europe,
the Middle East, and beyond. She is a versatile vocalist and violinist, with
expertise in traditions including Bulgarian, Macedonian, Turkish, Ukrainian,
Albanian, Arabic, Greek and Georgian, among others. Willa recently recorded
with Yo-Yo Ma and his Silk Road Ensemble, and her latest endeavor, Chornobyl Songs Project: Living Culture from
a Lost World has just been released on Smithsonian Folkways. Ensembles
include Black Sea Hotel, Zozulka, Ensemble Hilka, and Zeytin Dali.