BiographyBorn in the city of Bryansk. He graduated from the Moscow State University of Railway Engineering as a rail-way engineer-constructor. In 2010 he entered the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory and then continued his vocal studies at the Academy of Choral Arts with Prof. Dmitry Vdovin. In 2011 he joined the Young Artist Program of the Bolshoi Theatre.
Sergei Radchenko has worked with many leading conductors including Vladimir Spivakov, Yuri Bashmet, Vladimir Fedoseev, Vassily Sinaisky, Yuri Simonov and Christopher Moulds, amongst others.
On the concert platform he took part in events such as Orfeo Music Festival (Vipiteno/Sterzing, Italy), the Irina Arkhipova Festival and numerous Gala concerts in Russia.
In 2013 he participated in the project of the Paris Opera Competition and the Young Artist Program of the Bolshoi The Young Voices of Moscow and Paris where he performed at the concerts in the Bolshoi and the Théâtre Impérial de Compiègne. He also sang the part of tenor in the Symphony No. 2 by Mendelssohn with the Moscow Philarmonic Orchestra conducted by Yuri Simonov.
Sergei Radchenko is the winner of the International Bibigul Tulegenova Vocal Competition (Astana, Kazakhstan, 2011) where he also received the Best Performance of a Mozart Aria award. He won the 1st prize at the Russian Feodor Chaliapin Young Singers Competition (Moscow, 2008).
RepertoireAt the Bolshoi:
The Doorkeeper (Die Zauberflöte)
Young Boy (The Tsar’s Bride)
First Herald (The Snow Maiden)
The Prince of Persia (Turandot)
A vendor of pets (Der Rosenkavalier)
Parpignol (La Boheme)
Gvidon (The Golden Cockerel)
The Master of Ceremonies (The Love for Three Oranges)
Simpleton (Boris Godunov)
Alfred (Die Fledermaus)
Vladimir Igorevich (Prince Igor)
Gaston (La Traviata)
The Count of Lerma (Don Carlo)
Matteo Borsa (Rigoletto)
Don Juan (The Stone Guest)