ABOUT

Lesya Aleksyeyeva

“Lesya Aleksyeyeva   has an extraordinarily interesting voice which shows a robust quality of sound, brilliance and a quite exceptional carrying power, along with an unmistakable timbre…  Lesya has a strong stage presence, and despite her large voice, she has a slender figure, which is good for the stage”.

-Claudia Rueggeberg

Lesya Aleksyeyeva is a rising star and permanent principle soloist  at the Ukrainian National Opera and is based at the Taras Shevchenko Opera House in Kiev.

There she sings such roles as  Santuzza in Cavalleria Rusticana,  Cio-Cio-San in Madame Butterfly, title roles in Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta and in Puccini’s Manon Lescaut, Tatiana in Eugeny Onegin, Lisa in Pique Dame, Micaёla in Carmen, Aida in Aida, Oxana in Zaporozhec Across the Danube from Gulak-Artemovsky –and Natalka in Natalka-Poltavka from Lysenko. She has also sung in many concerts given by the National Operahouse of Ukraine.

In 2013-2014 she sings in Mariinsky Theater in Sankt-Peterburg  Sieglinde in Die Walkuere, Senta in Der Fliegende Hollaender and Madama Butterfly.

In december 2012 she sang Senta in Wagner’s “Der Fliegende Hollaender”  (stage director Mara Kurotschka (Germany), conductor Mikhail Sinkevich (Mariinsky Theater Saint-Petersburg) in Donbass Opera (Donetsk, Ukraine).

In July 2011 in London she sang Magda Sorel in Menotti’s  The Consul  (stage director Steven Tiller).