Poetess, Singer, Bard
Veronika Dolina was born January 2 1956 in Moscow. Her father was an aviaconstructor and her mother was a doctor. She received a University Diploma in 1979 majoring in Teaching of French. Veronika began to write and sing her songs in 1971, playing a 6 string guitar. She recorded her first disc in 1986 and a year later her poems were published in Paris. She is married to a film director and has 4 children.
Did You Know?
Veronika Dolina has over 10 published poem books, 9 vinil discs and over 20 CD’s. In 2005 she received an award in literature “Venets”.
Other interesting facts:
Veronika only sings songs written by herself. Perhaps one question that Veronika gets asked often is whether or not she is related to a famous singer Larisa Dolina. The answer is no, the two are not related.