Nearest performances

Prince Igor 27 September29 September
Manon Lescaut 25 October26 October27 October28 October29 October
La Traviata 1 November3 November5 November
Don Carlo 15 November17 November19 November
Boris Godunov 24 November26 November


In 2012 he became the laureate of the Lado Ataneli International Vocal Competition (Tbilisi).

Годердзи Джанелидзе


Born in Batumi (Georgia), Goderdzi studied piano and trumpet at the music school and choral conducting at the Batumi Z. Paliashvili Music College (2000-04). In 2015, he completed his vocal studies at the Vano Saradjishvili Tbilisi State Conservatoire (teacher Professor Eldar Getsadze). In Conservatoire he sang the roles of Sarastro in Mozart`s Die Zauberflöte, Sparafucile in Verdi`s Rigoletto and Don Basilio in Rossini`s Il barbiere di Siviglia. In 2014, he has attended master-classes given by Renato Bruson and Brigitte Fassbaender.

In 2003-10, he joined the Adjarian Song and Dance State Company.
In 2007-10, he was a soloist with the Batumi Opera Studio, where sang Doctor Grenvil in Verdi`s La Traviata and Tsangala in Paliashvili`s Daisi.
In 2010-15 — a soloist with the State Academic Ensemble Rustavi of Georgian Folk Song and Dance.

In 2015-16, Goderdzi Janelidze joined the Bolshoi Theatre Young Artists Program.
Since 2017, he has been soloist with the Bolshoi Theatre Opera Company.


At the Bolshoi Theatre:

The Third Actor, The Third Robber
(Banevich`s The Story of Kai and Gerda)
Mill-hand, Policeman, Officer (Shostakovich`s Katerina Izmailova)
Laura's Guest, A Monk (Dargomyzhsky`s The Stone Guest)
Carlotto (Donizetti`s Don Pasquale)
Colline (Puccini`s La Boheme)
Doctor Grenvil (Verdi`s La Traviata)
A Monk (Verdi`s Don Carlo)
Innkeeper (Puccini`s Manon Lescaut)
Brander (Berlioz`s La Damnation de Faust)

Repertoire also includes:

(Paliashvili`s Daisi)
Don Basilio (Rossini`s Il barbiere di Siviglia)
Sarastro (Mozart`s Die Zauberflöte)
Zuniga (Bizet`s Carmen)
Sparafucile (Verdi`s Rigoletto)
Banco (Verdi`s Macbeth)
Creonte (Cherubini`s Médée)
Grandfather Frost (Rimsky-Korsakov`s The Snow Maiden)
Konchak (Borodin`s Prince Igor)
Bass solo in Rossini`s Stabat Mater


In 2016, Goderdzi Janelidze performed Banco (Verdi`s Macbeth) at the Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus (Minsk) within the framework of the Minsk International Christmas Opera Forum.
He participated in Rossini`s Stabat Mater and Cherubini`s Médée (Creonte) at the Al Bustan International Festival of Music & Performing Arts (Beirut, Lebanon).
In July 2017, he debuted as Zaretsky and Captain in Eugene Onegin concert performance on the Bolshoi Theatre Opera Company tour to Aix-en-Profence and Savonlinna Opera Festivals (conductor – Tugan Sokhiev).