- Mikaela Minga
(b Drenova, Korça, Albania, May 21, 1967). Albanian singer. Born in an Aromanian speaking family, she learned to sing listening to her parents’ renderings. Studied singing in T.T. Koço High School of Music. In 1983 she made her début at the National Folk Festival, an event that promoted folk music on a national-oriented basis. She performed folk songs from the southeastern Albanian region, accompanied by a secondary voice and a traditional-based instrumental ensemble (...