About Oksana Lutsyshyn
Oksana Lutsyshyn was born in the city of Lviv, Ukraine. A graduate of the Moscow State Conservatory, Lutsyshyn gave a New York debut in the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and a Chicago debut in the Preston Bradley Hall at Chicago Cultural Center. She is presently on the faculty at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, teaching Piano and Music Theory. She is also an Artistic Co-Director of the Norfolk Chamber Consort and a founding member of the Invencia Piano Duo who recently won the 2014 Veer Magazine Local Artists Award in the best classical music category. As a chamber musician, Lutsyshyn has played in ensembles with such prominent musicians as a tenor James King, tubist Harvey Phillips and violinist Joshua Bell, with whom she has made a recording for the BBC. An internationally acclaimed recording artist, she is featured on labels such as Naxos, Albany Records, Vienna Modern Masters and Contemporary Record Society labels. Lutsyshyn won the second prize at the Vienna Modern Masters’ Third International Performers’ Recording Award. She also won the Prince George Council County Art Prize at the William Kapell International Piano Competition in College Park, Maryland.