Two women and three men stand next to each other on a stage posing for a photo. A man in a white shirt wears a medal with a red, blue, and gold ribbon.

Basque musician and tradition bearer Dan Ansotegui from Boise, Idaho, is presented with a medal in honor of his 2019 National Heritage Fellowship by Senator James Risch and his wife Vicki, National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Mary Anne Carter (left), and NEA Director of Folk and Traditional Arts Clifford Murphy (right) at the 2019 National Heritage Fellowships Awards Ceremony. Photo by Tom Pich