Olena Bachynska started to learn the violin at the age of 6 at the S. Kruszelnicka Comprehensive Music School in Lviv, where her teacher was Marko Komonko.

She was awarded prizes in numerous violin competitions, including:

 

  • Honourable mention at the International Violin Competition “Talents for Music” in Dolny Kubin (2014)
  • Honourable mention at the International Violin Competition in Usti nad Orlici (2014)
  • 1st Prize at the International Violin Competition “Classic Meridian” in Kiev (2016)
  • Honourable mention at the J. Micka International Violin Competition in Prague (2017)
  • Honourable mention at the International Violin Competition “Waterfall of Podilia” in Vinnytsia (2018)
  • 1st Prize at the International Violin Competition in Ostrava (2019)
  • 1st Prize at the International Violin Competition in Stockholm (2019)
  • Honourable mention at the International Violin Competition “Virtuoso of Lviv” in Lviv (2019)

 

She participated in master classes with: Jakub Dzialak-Sawicki, Anna Sawicka, Oleh Krysa, Diana Tishchenko.

 

In 2020, she participated in an online project of the International Lutoslawski Youth Orchestra.

She is currently a member of the Ukrainian Youth Symphony Orchestra.