The National Mozart Competition
In February 2022 Oksana won 1st Prize at the National Mozart Competition in London with pianist George Ireland. Together they performed a varied programme of Mozart, Schubert, Puccini and Rachmaninoff.
By the end of 2021, Oksana and accompanist Virgile van Essche gave a recital at Piano Maene’s in Brussels. The programme included works by Mozart, Schubert, Schumann, Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninoff and Vaughan Williams.
First title role
After achieving a Distinction in Masters of Perfomance in Vocal Studies at the Royal College of Music, Oksana stepped in to perform the title role in Saluzzo Opera Academy’s production of Handel’s Alcina in Italy. Working with director José Darío Innella and conductor Titta Carvelli, Oksana prepared and debuted her first professional role in less than 3 weeks time. Two staged performances took place on 28th and 29th of July 2021.