Vladimir Krasov was awarded a diploma at the Chaliapin Bass Competition in 1993.

Владимир Красов


He graduated from The Gnesin Academy of Music (V. Levko’s class), where he appeared as soloist with The Academy’s Opera Studio. Then he joined The Moscow Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theatre. In 1995-2015 he was a Bolshoi Theatre soloist.


Ibn-Hakia (Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta)
Narumov, Tomsky, Yeletsky (Queen of Spades)
A Company Commander (Eugene Onegin)
Schaunard (La Boheme)
Kuzka, Streshnev, Boyar Shaklovity (Mussorgsky’s Khovanshchina)
Silvano (Un Ballo in Maschera)
Afron (Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Golden Cockerel)
A Sacristan (Tosca)
Dunois (Tchaikovsky’s The Maid of Orleans)
Don Carlos (Dargomyzhsky’s The Stone Guest)
Farfarello, Leandro (Prokofiev’s The Love for Thee Oranges)
Yushko Velebin, Bomelius (Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Maid of Pskov)
The High Priest of Bel (Nabucco)
Virgily (Rakhmaninov’s Francesсa da Rimini)
Mr. Astley (Prokofiev’s The Gambler)
Mandarin (Turandot)
Carnival-scarecrow, Second Herald (The Snow Maiden)
Doctor, Servant to Macbeth, Murderer (Macbeth)
The Servant (Prokofiev’s The Fiery Angel)
Andrei Shchelkalov, Nikitich, Pimen (Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov)
Police Sergeant (Shostakovich’s The Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk)
The Imperial Commissioner (Madama Butterfly)
Old Footman, Gavrila, Marshal Berthier, General Raevsky, Second Madman (Prokofiev’s War and Peace)
Homeless man (Desyatnikov’s The Children of Rosenthal)
Second of the well-off people (Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh and of the Maiden Fevronia)
Potap (The Enchantress)
Flemish deputy (Don Carlo)
Soldier, Lauret (The Maid of Orleans)
The Second Actor, The Second Robber (Banevich’s The Story of Kai and Gerda)


Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta — Ibn-Hakia, conductor V. Fedoseyev, Relief, 2003.
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