Olena Tokar

- Soprano -



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Olena Tokar was born in the Ukraine in 1987. She studied singing at the College of Culture and Artin Lugansk (Ukraine) from 2000 to 2006, and participated actively in that city’s cultural life. In 2006 Olena Tokar was admitted to the Ukrainian Tchaikovsky National Academy of Musicin Kiev, where her teachers were Z. Buzina and E. Kolosova. Since 2010 she has been a member of Professor Regina Werner-Dietrich's class at the University of Music and Theatre „Felix  Mendelssohn  Bartholdy“ Leipzig,  where she joined the prestigious  Master Class programme in 2013.

Olena Tokar has won numerous prizes in renowned competitions: In 2008, she won the Grand Prix in the most prestigious singing competition of the Ukraine, the Kiev International Boris Gmyria Competition. In 2010, she was a finalist in the Ferruccio Tagliavini [...] Read more


Olena Tokar on BBC Radio3 in May

Beautiful recordings by Olena Tokar will be broadcasted on BBC Radio 3 in May as part of a series featuring artists
from the BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists Scheme. The broadcast will take [...] Read more

Olena in the radio

On Sunday, August 3 at 7.30 pm (CET), Olena will be presented as BBC New Generation Artist in a broadcast on BBC Radio 3 - you can listen to it live HERE. [...] Read more

New DVD: Olena Tokar & Igor Gryshyn

The Hochschule für Musik und Theater Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Leipzig recently released its first DVD with Olena Tokar and Igor Gryshyn under the title "Östliche Romanzen" [...] Read more