Павел Валужин

Biography

Pavel Valuzhin was born in Radoshkovichi, Belarus. In 2007 he graduated from the Molodechny Music College. In 2013 he completed his vocal studies at the St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory where he studied under Prof. Irina Bogacheva. At the Opera Studio of the Conservatory he performed the role of Almerik in Iolanta by Tchaikovski and Young Gypsy in Aleko by Rachmaninov. He participated in concert and festival performances of the Conservatory. He has toured in Russia and Italy.

In 2013-16 he was a member of the Young Artists Program of the Bolshoi Theatre. In October he debuted in Be in the Mood for Opera, a small performance at the Bolshoi, as the Tenor.
In 2016/17 season he joined the Bolshoi Theatre Opera Company.

Repertoire

At the Bolshoi:
Tenor (Be in the Mood for Opera)
Parpignol (La Boheme)
Almerik (Iolanta)
Rodolfo (La Boheme)
The Duke of Mantua (Rigoletto)
Kai (The Story of Kai and Gerda)
First guest (The Stone Guest)

In 2015 he took part in a concert at Teatro alla Scala.