Sainkho Namtchylak came from the little republic of Russia called Tuva, and she brought her own ethnic roots to the world of jazz and fusion music. She has a unique voice with a range of seven octaves.

Sainkho started solo career in 1987. Taking a part in international concerts in such musical directions as: folk music, traditional music of the East and Siberia, improvised music, free jazz, academic avant-garde, throat singing, “world music;” and has experimented with electronic music, such as trance, techno and ect. Now Sainkho is traveling around the world with garlo’s band, who have collaborated with her for the last few years.