234th Season

Akhmed Agadi

Tenor

Honoured Artist of Russia

Tenor

Graduated from the Moscow State Conservatoire in 1993 (teacher – professor E. Kibkalo).
Since 1993 he has been a soloist of the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow academic Music Theater (Stanislavsky Opera).
Takes part in the performances of the Bolshoi Theater.
Participates in the Opera Festivals in Nizhny Novgorod, Chisinau, Kazan, Saratov. Was called "The Best Tenor" of the Shalyapin Festival in Kazan (where he sang Cavaradossi in "Toska" by Puccini and Don Jose in "Carmen" by G. Bizet).
Took part in the productions of the Amsterdam Opera, Royal Danish Opera, Budapest Opera, Strasbourg Opera, Teatro Colon, Royal Albert Hall (London).

Parts performed in the productions of the Stanislavsky Opera: Lensky ("Evgeny Onegin" by P. I. Tchaikovsky), Bayan ("Ruslan and Ludmila" by M. Glinka), Young Gipsy ("Aleko" by S. Rakhmaninov), Mozart ("Mozart and Saglieri" by N. Rimsky-Korsakov), Don Antonio ("Wedding in the Monastery" by S. Prokofiev), Rodolfo ("La Boheme" by G. Puccini), Pinkerton ("Madama Butterfly" by Puccini), Cavaradossi ("Tosca" by Puccini), Almaviva ("Il Barbiere di Siviglia" by G. Rossini), Nemorino ("L‘Elisir d‘Amore" by G. Donizetti), Harlequin ("I Pagliacci" by R. Leonkavallo), Alfredo ("Fledermaus" by I. Strauss). Parts performed in Europe also include: Calaf ("Turandot" by Puccini), Alfredo ("La Traviata" by Verdi), Il Duca ("Rigoletto" by Verdi), Radames ("Aida" by Verdi), Don Ottavio ("Don Giovanni" by W. A. Mozart). Participates in the concerts with the State Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra (artistic director – V. Fedoseev) and the Moscow State Symphony Orchestra (artistic director – P. Kogan). Sings the tenor parts in Verdi‘s Requiem, Symphony N8 by G. Mahler, "The Bells" by Pakhmaninov, "Missa Solemnis" by L. Beethoven.

Took part in the international tours of the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theater (Germany, 1993; South Korea, 1997 and 2003; USA, 2002). Participates in the international tours of the other Opera Theaters of Russia and CIS (in Autumn 2003 toured UK with the Chisinau National Opera and the Ukrainian Opera of Odessa).
Appeared in Austria, Holland, France, UK, Belgium, Denmark, Latvia, Argentina, Turkey.
The diploma winner of the Glinka International Competition (1993).

Mariinsky Theatre:
1 Theatre Square
St. Petersburg
Mariinsky-2 (New Theatre):
34 Dekabristov Street
St. Petersburg
Mariinsky Concert Hall:
20 Pisareva street
St. Petersburg