The young soprano Olena Tokar was born in 1987 in the Ukraine.
From 2002 - 2006 she studied singing at the Music College in Lugansk (Ukraine) in the class of L. Manasyan. From this time onwards she was actively involved in the cultural life of the city.
Since 2006 Olena Tokar studied at the Tchaikovsky National Academy of Music in Kiev in the class of Z. Buzina and E. Kolosova. She gained stage experience in Kiev Conservatory productions and sang roles such as Zemfira (Rachmaninoff: "Aleko"), the Iolanta (Tchaikovsky: "Iolanta") and Bastienne (Mozart: "Bastien and Bastienne"). Since 2010 she has been a student at the Department of Vocal Studies | Opera of the University of Music and Theatre "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy" in Leipzig in the class of Prof. Regina Werner Dietrich.
In 2008, Olena won the Grand Prix at the [...] Read more
Première of "Mozart Requiem"-ballet in Leipzig
On March 8th, Olena Tokar will make her debut with Mozart's "Requiem" and sing in the première of the ballet version by Mario Schröder at Leipzig opera house. Further [...]
New records with Olena Tokar
From February 16th-19th, Olena Tokar recorded together with pianist Igor Gryshyn and the BBC National Symphonic Orchestra under the conduction of Fabien Gabel songs by Rimsky-Korsakov, Mahler and [...]