Friday, 24 June 2016, 13.10
St James’s Church, 197 Piccadilly, W1J 0 London, United Kingdom
As part of the Talent Unlimited Series you have a chance to hear a recital by charming Ukrainian soprano Oksana Sliubyk.
Together with a pianist Maya Irgalina they will present a great mix of vocal and solo piano music.
Bellini – Per pieta, bell’idol mio; Ma rendi pur contento
Puccini – Signore, ascolta (from Turandot); O mio babbino caro (from Gianni Schicchi)
Rachmaninov (arr. Volodos) – Melodia
Tchaikovsky – Does the Day Reign
Chopin – Andante Spianato et Grande Polonaise brillante op.22
Andre Previn – I Can Smell the Sea Air (from A Streetcar Named Desire)
Lehar- Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiß (from Giuditta)
Ukranian-born Oksana Sliubyk graduated with distinction from The Lviv National Academy of Music. She continues her studies at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama under the guidance of Susan Waters.
In 2011 she made her debut as Adina in L’elisir D’amore Donizetti with Lviv National Academy Opera Studio. Since then she has often performed with Lviv Philharmonic Society and the Lviv National Opera Theatre.
In 2013 she became a bursary recipient from The University of Ottawa and was accepted to study at one of the world’s leading schools, the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. Since then she became a two-time winner of the Opera Awards Foundation bursary and the Guildhall School of Drama scholarship. Oksana appears in many recitals, master classes and productions of The Guildhall School of Music and Drama and The Opera Awards Foundation.
Oksana is grateful for the generous support of her studies from The Opera Awards Foundation, Serena Fenwick and Talent Unlimited.