Svetlana Vasylyeva, Musician

Svetlana Vasylyeva


Co-founder of the association ArtDialog and professional musician.

She received her musical education at the Special Music School Lysenko for gifted children in Kiev, the National P.I.Tschaikowski Music Academy of Ukraine, the Orchestra Academy Schleswig Holstein Festival in Germany, the European Mozart Academy for Chamber Music and the Geneva Music Conservatory Site Neuchâtel. Furthermore, she completed a course in management of cultural projects at the University of Lausanne ARTOS.

The musical career of Svetlana Vasylyeva in Ukraine was connected with the orchestra of the National Opera of Ukraine in Kiev and the Chamber Orchestra under the leadership of R. Kofman. After their relocation to Switzerland, she worked in orchestras as the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, the Orchestra of the Zurich Opera, the Sinfonietta Bern, Musikkollegium Winterthur and the Ensemble Symphonique de Neuchâtel. Recently, she takes an active part in the social life of the orchestra and is also appointed as a depudy of it since 2013.

Besides her work as a musician, Svetlana Vasylyeva is involved in the organization of musical events. One of the most important international projects, organized under her leadership and in cooperation with the Jeune Opera Company, was a project between Switzerland and Ukraine "Requiem2Mozart", which has got good international criticism.

Svetlana Vasylyeva is convinced that "only those can be called professional who are passionately devoted to their work, are constantly evolving and seeking perfection, but knows, that this path is endless“.