|A sample of a cover song by Oktavia|
"Rinne", composed by Hachi
Oktavia is a YouTube singer who began covering Vocaloid songs officially in June 2016. She is a pianist whose primary activity before transitioning to a Youtaite channel was creating Synthesia piano covers and medleys. Her first official English Vocaloid cover was "R.I.P. Gossip no Umi".
Oktavia is known for having a powerful, strong, and authentic voice with a wide range and high belt. Her voice is also notably versatile, as she can manage both a pop/rock style as well as classical. She is also known for having a deeper, more mature sound. Her covers often use adlibs and added harmonies, due to her love for them. She writes her own lyrics for her English covers, as well as melody/harmony guides.
Currently, she attends college in Tucson, Arizona, majoring in Music Education. She enjoys making covers as a side activity. She is also known to be working on an online musical for Puella Magi Madoka Magica as a background project.
Her most popular cover overall is her English version of "Enbizaka no Shitetaya" by mothy/AkunoP, with over 800K views.
Affiliations and Collaboration ProjectsEdit
- Member of the chorus battle group 🐸 Don’t Kermit Sudoku 🐸, in the Harakiri Chorus Battle
List of Covered SongsEdit
Songs on YouTubeEdit
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- Her name comes from Oktavia von Seckendorff, a witch from the anime Puella Magi Madoka Magica. She chose it due to Sayaka Miki, the creator of the witch, being her all time favorite character.
- She comes from a musical theatre background, having worked with instructors both in theatre and opera. She also attended a performing arts high school.
- Her favorite Vocaloid producer is Neru, and she is a fan of Neruke. Her favorite songs by him are Abstract Nonsense and Datsugoku. She hopes to cover all the songs by him she can.
- Her persona wears a surgical mask as a reference to her favorite producer Neru, as well as a reference to her getting sick all the time.
- Her favorite Vocaloids are MAYU, Kagamine Rin and Yuzuki Yukari. In addition, aside from Neru, her other favorite producers are nyanyannya, 164, KurageP, yukkedoluce and Tohma.
- She is known to be a fan of the Dangan Ronpa and Zero Escape visual novel series.
- She is openly bisexual, but has a strong preference for girls.