"I enjoy interwining creative fields and genres and people of different backgrounds. That is what I focus on in my creative work and education. I am interested in the journey of adventurous seeking and finding the most fundamental essence of humanity we all have in common." Milli Janatková
Milli Janatková is a distinctive singer, multi-instrumentalist, composer, visual artist and lecturer naturally interconnecting genres and artistic fields. Based in the Czech Republic she has been travelling in Europe, India, USA. Her debut Transformation (2013) received four nominations for The Independent Music Awards in 2014. In 2016 her music was honored with other four nominations for The IMAs Awards, USA. In 2017 Milli released a new album To My Roots. The album was honored with the nomination for the prestigious Classic Prague Awards. The song Mothers´ Magic won the American award at The Independent Music Awards - Vox Populi in the A Capella Song category. The story of the project relates to the subject of forgiveness and support of a loving relationship with the family, inspiring to open up and cope with the ancestry taboo, war and socialistic trauma, and suppressed emotions that influence today´s society. Milli had a succesfull tour in India in cooperation with Banglanatak.com. Recently she has been working on a new project Deep. It is based on the oldest Czech spiritual songs from the 12th and 14th centuries and presented in vocals, drums, percussion and looping. Buoh is a new song and music video released as part of the project. The song has just won the Vox Populi Award in The 17th Independent Music Awards in the World Traditional category.