Mila is a professional women's vocal ensemble grounded in the harmonic traditions of Eastern Europe and Russia. The ensemble typically performs a cappella at concerts, vocal and cultural workshops, festivals, schools, churches and corporate and private events. The group also collaborates with instrumentalists and dancers, for special performances.

Members of Mila are enthusiastic students of vocal styles, rhythms, harmonies, languages, history and geography, as expressed in the folk traditions of Eastern Europe. Through music, Mila celebrates the beauty of these cultures.

The name "Mila" has tender connotations — including "love" and "dear one" — in many of the languages represented by its repertoire. It is also a common women's name in several Eastern European countries.

Mila's singers hail from unique musical backgrounds and have studied with renowned vocalists and instrumentalists from Bulgaria, Macedonia, Hungary, Serbia, Ukraine and Russia.

World/Latin/Reggae, Indigenous music
Instrument types
Carol Bauer,
Sarah Callahan,
Debbie Ingebretsen,
Kristi Larson,
Laura Lentz,
Natasha Lucken,
Abby Morrisette,
Patti Paulson,
Marie Rule,
Priscilla Stillwell,
Phala Tracy,
Jana Stow Velo,
Carol Wahl,
Diana Yefanova.
Czech Republic
saint paul
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