They call her Sunny and Cosmic Girl.
She is indeed both sunny and cosmically talented. And she is only 21!
Alena Toymintseva was born in Russia, Republic of Tatarstan. She started performing at three.
As a teenager she played piano and drums, participated in musical contests.
In 2008-2009 worked at local TV as a VJ.
In 2012 graduated Bachelor of Art from Moscow State Pedagogical University.
And now she is teaching at Musical Art School…and also she is a singer, a composer,
a winner of local and international musical contests.
One of the most exciting rising stars of Jazz in Russia!
Her achievements and titles are:
• «Lady in Jazz» festival (acoustic performance), the largest Russian Jazz festival «Usadba Jazz»;
• Winner of 40 Russian and International Vocal Competitions
• Two champion titles at WCOPA (World Championship of Performing Art ) :
Overall Winner in Vocal Country (Hollywood, CA, 2010)
and Senior Grand Champion as a Vocalist Of the World (Hollywood, CA, 2011).
Medal Winner at WCOPA 2010 : GOLD Female Vocal Country/ Western, GOLD Industry,
SILVER Female Vocal Contemporary, SILVER Female Vocal Broadway/ Musical,
Silver Medal Winner at WCOPA 2011 : GOLD Industry, SILVER Female Vocal Rock,
SILVER Female Vocal Gospel, SILVER Female Vocal Country/ Western,
BRONZE Vocal Female RNB/Soul/Jazz
• Participant at Russian version of super-popular TV show «The Voice» .
Her Batle Performance with Anton Belyaev is called the best batle in the show’s history worldwide!
Her unique charisma and dance plastic couldn’t be ignored by the Fashion World.
Alena was chosen by a famous Russian designer Vardoui Nazaryan as the face of her new collection.
Alena Toymintseva is the leader of a new, yet very popular band «Think Twice»,
featuring some of the best instrumentalists in Russia.
Frank McComb, famous jazz singer and piano player,
master of jazz and soul said about «Think Twice»:
«If I lived in Russia, I would atend all of their performances surely!»