"СhoRuss" introduces the Opera project. Opera singers performing famous opera arias and Russian romances.
Anna Vikulina - Soprano
Anna was born in the St-Petersburg In 1991.
2013 - 2019 St. Petersburg State Conservatory (class of the Honored Artist of Russia - Olga Kondina, chamber music coach of the Honored Artist of Russia Maria Ludko).
Young Artist Programs:
2019 – internship programme (in «Teatro alla Scala» (coaches – Eva Mei, Vincenzo Scalera, Luciana D’Intino).
Since 2019 she is a soloist of the St. Petersburg Music Hall Theater.
Papagena -"Die Zauberflote"
Musetta - "La Boheme"
Despina - "Cosi fan tutte"
Norina - "Don Pasquale"
Blonda - "Die Entführung aus dem Serail"
Marfa - "Tzar’s Bride"
Frasquita - "Carmen"
Titania and Ipolitta "Midsummer Night's Dream" Teatro Comunale Accademia degli Avvaloranti 2016
Soprano’s parts: “Stabat Mater” by Pergolesi,
“Symphony №4” by Mahler,
“Requiem” by Faure, “Requiem” by Mozart, “Carmina Burana” by Orff, “Christmas oratorio” by Bach, “Requiem fur Mignon” by Schumann, “Concert for soprano coloratura” by Gliere.
Anna has got the first prize in classic vocal at the International Competition Saint Petersburg Christmas Assemblies in 2015.
In October 2016 she was awarded Grand-Prix in the Open competition Romansiada in city Gathina.
In July 2016 she was given the award of the 8th International Competition for Voice and Piano Duets 'Three centuries of Classic Romance'.
In November 2016 Anna has been awarded the 1st prize of the 2nd International Festival-Competition 'Play Slonimsky', the diploma of the 6th International Competition of S. Rahmaninov and the diploma of the 1st International Competition of N. Metner.
In December 2016 Anna was given the 2nd prize at the Moscow International Competition 'Romanciada'.
In June 2017 Anna won the 1st prize at the 3d International Vocal Competition 'Star Rapsody', Saint Petersburg.
In July 2017 she became a Special prize winner and Diploma holder of the First George Otts International Music Festival -Competition, St. Petersburg.
In November 2017 Anna was shortlisted to be awarded a diploma of the 8th International Competition of Opera Singers "St. Petersburg".
In December 2017 she has become a laureate of the St.Petersburg Government Youth award in Music Development.
In February 2018 she became the first prize winner and a special award holder of the Fourth International Competition “Star Rapsody” nominated for chamber music singing.
In June 2018 she became an award-winner of the 9th International Contest of Vocal and Piano Duets: “Three centuries of classical romance”.
In January 2019 she became a laureate (2 place in the category «soprano») of the 1 International young opera singers competition “The Grand Opera”.
Tigriy Bazhakin - Baritone
Tigriy, was born in the city of Baku (Azerbaijan) in 1991.
In 2016 he entered the vocal faculty of the St. Petersburg Conservatory, in the class of the People's Artist of the USSR, N. Ohotnikov.
In 2016 he was accepted into the troupe of the Music Hall Theater under the leadership of Fabio Mastrangelo and in the same year entered the International Academy
Music by Elena Obraztsova to the class of the Honored Artist of the Russian Federation Akimov, and to the magistracy of the Pedagogical University
named after A.I. Herzen, class of Honored Artist of Russia Smelkova.
Count "The Marriage of Figaro" Mozart
Silenus "Ariadne" Ristori
Misgir "Snow Maiden" Rimsky-Korsakov.
Marseille La Boheme Puccini.
Marullo "Rigoletto" G. Verdi
Lescaut "Manon" G. Puccini
Figaro "The Barber of Seville"
Don Pasquale by Donizetti
In December 2018, was awarded the St. Petersburg government award for achievements in the field of musical creativity.
Laureate of the International Competition "Una vacanza al Mare" (III prize, St. Petersburg, 2015)
Laureate of the International Competition "New opera World" (Moscow, 2016)
Prize-winner at the International of Kabalevsky Competition (1st prize St. Petersburg, 2017)
Laureate of the Mikulus Schneider-Trnavsky International Competition (1st prize, Trnava,
Laureate of the J. Sibelius International Competition (1st prize in Turku, Finland, 2017)
Prize-winner at the Shtokolov International Competition (1st prize, Saint Petersburg, 2018)
Laureate of the International Competition "La cittá di Pesaro" (1st prize, Pesaro, Italy, 2018)
Laureate of the International Competition "Great Opera" (1st prize, St. Petersburg, 2019)