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Olga PASICHNYK, soprano

Olga Pasichnyk

studied at Kiev Conservatory and Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw. In 1992 she joined the chamber opera of Warsaw. Concerts led her to famous halls in Europe (Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Salle Pleyel, Châtelet, deSingel Antwerpen, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Konzerthaus Berlin, Bozar Brussels, De Doelen Rotterdam) and various halls in Japan, the United Kingdom, Italy, Japan and Australia.

Highlights of the past years include Donna-Anna (Don Giovanni) in concert, followed by a recording for Harmonia Mundi with Freiburger Barockorchester led by René Jacobs, Contessa (Nozze di Figaro) revival of Aix-en-Provence production, several Haendel parts – for which she was called “Singer of the year” – as Almirena (Rinaldo), Dalinda (Ariodante), Dorinda (Orlando) at Flanders Opera and Bavarian State Opera), Bellezza (Il Trionfo...) led by Marc Minkowski at Salle Pleyel, Düsseldorf and Granada, Morgana (Alcina) at Paris Opera, Semele (title-role) in Essen, Cleopatra (Giulio Cesare) in Warsaw and Achille in Deidamia at DNO Amsterdam.

Season (2012/13) included guest engagements as Pamina at ONR Strasbourg (new production by Mariame Clément) and her participation in the world creation of Qudsja Zaher by Pawel Szymanski at Wielki Theatre Warsaw.  She was invited by the Prague Spring International Festival 2013 to sing Poulenc’s Gloria, together with Prague Symphony Orchestra, led by Jean-Claude Casadesus

Season 2013/2014 will see her appearing at Aalto-Theatre Essen, as Ginevra in Ariodante, Euriidice in the Orfeo production directed by Mariusz Trelinski at Wielki and as Bellezza in Haendel’s « Il Trionfo … » in Moscow. In concert she will debut with the Tonhalle Orchester Zurich in Mahler’s 4th symphony and Lutoslawski’s “Chantefleurs et “Chantefables” (conducted by Michal Nesterowicz).

Roles since 2008 include Blanche (Dialogues des Carmélites) at Flanders Opera, Aennchen (Freischütz) in Geneva, La Calisto title-role (Cavalli) at Bavarian State Opera, Roxana in (Krol Roger/Szymanovski) at Bastille, Teatro Real de Madrid, Bregenzer Festspiele, Wielki Theatre and La Monnaie Brussels, Micaela (Carmen) in Lille, Ilia (Idomeneo) with Musiciens du Louvre led by Marc Minkowski, Megacle (l’Olimpiade, Pergolesi) at Innsbruck Festival and Tomiri in "Il Tigrane" (Scarlatti) in Nice.

Olga Pasichnyk has sung under the baton of Ph. Herreweghe, P. Goodman, A. Parrot, K. Penderecki, T. Pinnock, M. Soustrot, A. Boreyko, C. Spering, M. Viotti, A. Wit, M. Creed, M. Zanetti, A. De Marchi, C. Poppen, K. Ono, D. Callegari, A. Spering, H. Bicket, B. Tovey, I. Bolton, R. Jacobs, H. Holliger, E. Mazzola, J.C. Spinosi, O. Dantone, F. Brüggen, J.C. Casadesus, Chr. Moulds, Daniel Rajskin and M. Elder.

The complete discography of Olga PASICHNYK includes 45 Cds. Her recordings illustrate her large concert, Lied and opera repertoire as well as the various musical periods and styles she masters.

Olga Pasichnyk is regularly touring with her sister, the talented pianist Natalya PASICHNYK, with whom she realized several internationally awarded recordings, the duo can frequently be heard on main concert- and chamber music halls.


Cv-update: season 2013/2014


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