Геворг Акобян


Armenian baritone Gevorg Hakobyan studied at the Komitas State Conservatory in Yerevan with Maestro Sergey Danielyan.
In 2008, Gevorg was awarded both the Gold Medal and First Prize at the prestigious First International Pavel Lisitsian Baritone Competition in Moscow, and in 2011 was recognised as a Merited Artist of the Republic of Armenia.

Since 2003, Gevorg has been a soloist with the Yerevan Opera Theater, where he has performed in several productions including Aleko, Arshak II and Yolanta, to name a few.

Gevorg begins the 2017/18 season by performing Tomsky in Pique Dame at Stuttgart Opera before returning to Teatro dell’Opera di Roma as Scarpia in Tosca.

In November 2017 he appeared as Grigory Gryaznoy (The Tsar`s Bride) at the Bolshoi theatre.

Recent highlights also include Simon Boccanegra (title role) at the Mariinsky Theatre under the baton of Valery Gergiev, Mathieu (Andrea Chénier) at the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, Baron Scarpia (Tosca) at Theater Kiel and Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Nabucco (title role) at the Terme di Caracalla, Rome.

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