Bio

Sonya Sytnyk is a jazz-pop singer, singer-songwriter and a pianist based in Leipzig, Berlin and Zurich.

Sonya was raised up in Kyiv, Ukraine, where she made her first musical steps at the School for Jazz and Pop Arts, taking classical piano and jazz-singing lessons. 2019 she got a study place at Kyiv Municipal Academy of Music named after R. Glier. A year later Sonya moved to Leipzig, Germany, because of her jazz-singing studies at Hochschule für Musik und Theater “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy” Leipzig in the class of Prof. Evelyn Fischer and Pascal von Wroblewsky.

During the university time Sonya takes part in lots of projects. In summer 2021 she got a scholarship from a Grammy-nominated vocal group “The New York Voices” and a year later in March 2022 she became a singer of a Berlin Youth Jazz Orchestra conducted by prominent Fabia Mantwill and Nicolai Thärichen.

In September 2022 Sonya moved to Zurich to start her year-abroad at the Zurich University of Arts studying jazz and pop singing in the class of Brandy Abrahams, Martina Bovet and Anne Czichowsky.

Nowadays Sonya is present on the local scenes in Germany and Switzerland, performing as a singer-songwriter and featured as an invited artist in different projects.