Svetlana KOCHANAS

EDUCATION
In 1997 has finished the Musical College of Odessa, named after Dan'kevich - class of the choral conducting.  1998 - She entered the voice department of the State Music Academy of Odessa, named after Nezhdanova to study with Professor Olejnikova Valentina. 2003 - She graduated from the State Music Academy of Odessa, named after Nezhdanova with honors. Qualifications "The Opera, concert singer, the teacher" are awarded.
      PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY
During study she took part in various concerts of the educational institution devoted to O.Blagovidovoj's memory, and also solo. She took part in settings of the opera studio: Mozart "Cosi Fan Tutte", Cimarosa "Il Matrimonio Segreto", Donizetti "Lucia Di Lammermoor", Verdi "Rigoletto" ...
2002 - She began working at the National academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet of Odessa. At theater she sang following opera parts: Gilda ("Rigoletto" Verdi), Lucia ("Lucia di Lammermoor" Donizetti), Violetta ("La Traviata" Verdi), Oskar ("Un ballo in maschera" Verdi), Frasquita ("Carmen" Bizet), Brigghita ("Iolanta" Tchaikovsky, Snow White ("Snow White and seven dwarfs" Kolmanovsky), Adele ("Die Fledermaus" Strauss).
Svetlana participated in different concert and festivals. She has got an extremely wide repertoire. Her recitals include music of Russian and foreign composers - arias, romances, songs, author's music ect.
      AWARDS
September, 2009 - She became  the first prize-winner  in I-st International  competition of vocalists "Set-up to start" (Moscow, Russia).