Aleksandra OLCZYK  coloratura soprano
 
  BIOGRAPHY  

 

Since 2015 Aleksandra Olczyk participates in the Young Talents Programme of the Teatr Wielki Warszawa of the Warsaw National Opera. In 2016 the only 26 years old coloratura sopano made her impressive debut as DONNA FIORILLA in Rossini's »Il turco in italia« at the Warsaw Chamber Opera.
and as QUEEN OF THE NIGHT in South Africa at the am Joburg Theatre Johannesburg in Christoph Dammann Production. Previously, she made her debut as QUEEN OF THE NIGHT at the Opera Nova in Bydgoszcz. She was the only soprano who participated in the 55th International Music Festival in cooperation with the National Philharmonic Orchestra Tokyo. Within the context of a concert trip to Stockholm, Vienna and Salzburg, she could be seen with excerpts from the parts of MUSETTA and FRASQUITA.

The young, talented soprano studied singing at the Feliks Nowowiejski-Music Academy in Bydgoszcz, in the class of Magdalena Krzyńska. Already in her early youth, she performed on several stages In Poland and abroad e.g. twice in Italy, when she gave concerts both for Pope John Paul II. and Benedict XVI. As a teenager she won several Polish singing competitions such as the Grand Prix of the Halina Halska-Fijałkowska International Vocal Competition in Wrocław, the 1st Prize at the Jan Kiepura International Vocal Competition in Krynica-Zdrój, the 1st Prizeand the Spec ial Prize for Extraordinary Stage Performances at the 9th Złote Głosy International Singing Competition in Warsaw, the First Prize at the 3rd Festival of Italian Opera Music "Belcanto per semper" in Włocławek, an Award at the 4th International Singing Competition J., J. and E. Reszka in Częstochowa and the 3rd Prize and a number of special Prizes at the 5th National Polish Operetta and Musical Competition Iwona Borowicka in Krakaw.

Aleksandra Olczyk absolved master classes with Helena Łazarska, Stefania Toczyska, Izabella Kłosińska, Olga Pasiecznik, Piotr Bednarski, Brenda Hurley, Matthias Rexroth, Paola Larini and Peter McClintock .

She performed in concerts with the Pommern Philharmonic Orchestra in in Bydgoszcz, the Rzeszow Philharmonic Orchestra, the Krakaw Philharmonic Orchestra, der Polish Sinfonia Baltica Philhamonics in Słupsk and the Częstochowa Philharmonic Orchestra.

Future engagements bring her as BLONDE and as the QUEEN OF THE NIGHT to the25th Mozart Festival of the Warsaw Chamber Orchestra. In the season 2016/17 Aleksandra Olczyk mkes her debut as QUEEN OF THE NIGHT at the Teatr Wielki Warzawa, at the Warsaw National Opera.

 

 
 
 
SZENENFOTOS
Johannesburg Opera House - Die Zauberflöte - KÖNIGIN DER NACHT