As Lamplighter in The Story of Kai and Gerda. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Lamplighter in The Story of Kai and Gerda.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Lamplighter in The Story of Kai and Gerda. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Lamplighter in The Story of Kai and Gerda.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Count Almaviva in Le Nozze di Figaro. Ekaterina Morozova as Countess. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Count Almaviva
in Le Nozze di Figaro.
Ekaterina Morozova as Countess.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Count Almaviva in Le Nozze di Figaro. Marat Gali as Basilio. Olga Kulchinskaya as Susanna. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Count Almaviva in Le Nozze di Figaro.
Marat Gali as Basilio. Olga Kulchinskaya as Susanna.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Marcello in La Boheme. Anna Aglatova as Musetta. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Marcello in La Boheme.
Anna Aglatova as Musetta.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
In the title part of Eugene Onegin. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
In the title part of Eugene Onegin.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Guglielmo in Così fan tutte. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Guglielmo in Così fan tutte.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Dr. Malatesta in Don Pasquale. Nikolay Didenko in the title part. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Dr. Malatesta in Don Pasquale.
Nikolay Didenko in the title part.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Dancairo in Carmen. Stanislav Mostovoy as Remendado. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Dancairo in Carmen.
Stanislav Mostovoy as Remendado.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Robert in Iolanta.  (Sergei Zhenovach’s production).Photo by Elena Fetisova.
As Robert in Iolanta.
(Sergei Zhenovach’s production).
Photo by Elena Fetisova.
As Marcello in La bohème.  (J.-R. Vesperini’s production).Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Marcello in La bohème.
(J.-R. Vesperini’s production).
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Marcello in La bohème.  (J.-R. Vesperini’s production). Rame Lahaj as Rodolfo. Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Marcello in La bohème.
(J.-R. Vesperini’s production).
Rame Lahaj as Rodolfo.
Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Prince Yeletsky in The Queen of Spades  (Rimas Tuminas’ production). Photo by Damir Yusupov.
As Prince Yeletsky in The Queen of Spades
(Rimas Tuminas’ production).
Photo by Damir Yusupov.

Nearest performances

Iolanta 5 October

Awards

Diploma at the International Vocal Competition in St. Petersburg (2007)
3rd Prize at the Elena Obraztsova Young Singers International Competition (2009)
3rd Prize at the Maria Bieșu International Vocal Competition (2012)

						

Biography

Born in 1985 in Moldova. In 2006 he completed his studies in choral conducting at the Ştefan Neaga Music College in Chisinau. While there, he simultaneously studied as a vocalist in the opera studio. Following his graduation, he continued his studies at the Rimsky-Korsakov St. Petersburg State Conservatoire. At the Conservatoire Opera Studio he made his debut in the title role in Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin.

In 2010-12 Andrei was a soloist with the Mikhailovsky Theatre in St. Petersburg where he appeared as Belcore (L’elisir d’amore), Schaunard (La Boheme), Robert (Iolanta), Prince (Asafiev’s Cinderella), Silvano (Un ballo in maschera), Baron Douphol (La Traviata) and Dancairo (Carmen). In 2011 he made his debut at the Latvian National Opera as Figaro in Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia.

In October 2012 he joined the Bolshoi Theatre Young Artist Program.
In 2014-2019 – a soloist of the Bolshoi Theatre Opera Company.

Repertoire

At the Bolshoi:
Baritone
(performance Be in the Mood for Opera)
Marcello (La Boheme)
Flemish deputy (Don Carlo)
Dr. Falke (Die Fledermaus)
Guglielmo (Così fan tutte)
The Lamplighter (Banevich’s The Story of Kai and Gerda)
Count Almaviva (Le Nozze di Figaro)
Dancairo (Carmen)
Robert (Iolanta)
Onegin (Eugene Onegin)
Dr. Malatesta (Don Pasquale)

Tours

In 2016 he appeared as Robert (Iolanta) at the Opéra National de Paris, and Schaunard (La Boheme) at the Teatro Municipal, Santiago de Chile.
Performed the title part in Eugene Onegin at the Icelandic Opera, Reykjavik (2016) and L’opéra de Nice (France, 2017).
2017 — Schaunard (La Bohème) at the Opéra National de Paris.
2018 — Figaro (Il Barbiere di Siviglia) at the Washington National Opera.
The highlights of the season 2018/19 include the house debut at Teatro dell’ Opera Roma, where he appeared as Count Almaviva in the new production of Le nozze di Figaro (conductor Stefano Montanari, director Graham Vick); Don Ferdinand in Betrothal in a Monastery new production of Dmitri Tcherniakov (conductor Daniel Barenboim) at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden in Berlin, and Figaro in Il Barbiere di Siviglia at Glyndebourne Festival Opera.

General sponsor of the Bolshoi Theatre is Ingosstrakh Insurance Company
General partner of the Bolshoi Theatre is investment group Absolute
Privileged sponsor of the Bolshoi Theatre is Credit Suisse bank
Privileged partner of the Bolshoi Theatre is GUM