A Novosibirsk State Conservatoire
graduate (A.Y.Levitsky’s class). From 1994, soloist with the Novosibirsk State
Theatre of Opera and Ballet. From 2000, soloist with Moscow’s New Opera
His repertory includes the following roles:
Varlaam (Boris Godunov), Konchak (Prince Igor), Gremin (Eugene Onegin), The
Miller (The Rusalka), Boris Timofeyevich (Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk), Ramphis
(Aida), Collin, Benoit (La Boheme), Abimelech, An Old Hebrew (Samson et
Dalila), The Ghost of Hamlet’s Father (Hamlet), Loredano (I Due Foscari),
From 2002 soloist with Bolshoi Theatre. His
repertory includes: Ivan Khovansky (Khovanshchina), Frost (The Snow Maiden),
King of Clubs (The Love for three Oranges), Polkan (The Golden Cockerel), Ivan
Susanin (Ivan Susanin), Farlaf (Ruslan and Lyudmila), Orlik (Mazeppa),
Inquisitor (The Fiery Angel), Varlaam (Boris Godunov), Daland (Der Fliegende
Hollander), Boris Timofeyevich (Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk).
In 1998, he won a Philip Morris-Debut
prize for the best operatic debut of the 1997-98 season; the S.I.Bugayov Fund
prize; the Paradise prize (Novosibirsk). He is winner of the Siberian Fair gold
medal. Winner of the Golden Mask National Theatre prize (for his performance in
V.Kobekin’s opera Young David, Novosibirsk, 2000).
Toured in Portugal, Spain, Thailand, Italy. He
sang the part Boris Timofeyevich in Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (in Spain, Italy,
France, Germany and the Argentine in 2000 as part of the M.Rostropovich world
project). In 2002, he appeared at the National Santa Cecilia Academy, in Rome.