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Svetozar Stracina grand prix

First held in 2003, Svetozar Stracina Grand Prix is international biennial competition open to folk music recordings entered and produced by the EBU member organizations.

The aim of the competition is to promote the creation of traditional and arranged folk music recordings and to stimulate the international exchange in the field of folk music.

National Radio Сompany of Ukraine is one of the most successful competitor. During the event's lifetime (6 editions) NRCU represented by editor Tamara Kolotylenko has been twice awarded by a grand prix and special prize:

 

in 2003 - an authentic song "Oy, u nedilyu rano" performed by choir of Kryachivka village, Poltava region

in 2007 - a folk song " Oy, u luzi kalyna stoyala" performed by ensemble "Kralytsya". Listen online