Profile of Alexander Vinogradov (Bass)
Александр Виноградов (бас)
Born in Moscow in 1976.
At the age of 7 he started to learn piano, then clarinet.
In 1994, he enrolled for physics and mathematics at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology.
In 1995, he accepted an offer to study singing at the Moscow State Conservatory.
In 1998, he made his debut as Oroveso (Norma) at the Bolshoi Theatre at the age of 21,while at in student.
In 1999, he entered the 2nd Shizuoka International Opera Competition in Japan.
He was a member of the Bolshoi Theatre until he graduated from the the Moscow State Conservatory.
From 2001 until 2003, he was a member of the Staatsoper Berlin, Germany.
In 2003, he entered the “Operalia”.
Now he is basing his performs on Staatsoper Berlin, and he is also widing his stages in otherplace of Europe, United States, and Japan.
As well as he sings variety of opera roles, he is the nice recitalist, solist of concerts.
In July 2011, he sang as Bass solist Mozart’s Coronation Mass @ Royal Wedding in Monaco.
The linking roles jump to Youtube’s clip! Enjoy!!!
+++++ OPERA +++++
Escamillio(Carmen) Colline (La Boheme) Sarastro (Die Zauberfluete)
Figaro (Le nozze di Figaro) Masetto、 & Leporello (Don Giovanni) Timur (Turandot)
Pimen (Boris Bodonov) Daland (Der fliegende Hollander) Basilio (Il Barbiere di Siviglia)
Selim (Il turco in italia)
Il Conte di Walther (Luisa Miller) Oroveso (Norma) Frere Laurent (Romeo et Juliette)
Orest (R.Strauss-Elektra) Mephistopheles (Gounod-Faust) Inquisitor (Prokofiev-The Fiery Angel & Don Carlo）
Salieri (Mozart and Salieri) Prince Gremin (Eugene Onegin) Attila (Title role) Malyuta-Skuratov (The Tsar’s Bride)
Aleko(Title), Maratesta(Francesca da Rimini/Rachmaninov), Fillipo ll (Don Carlo)….. etc.
+++ Concert (Bass solo) +++
Dmitry Shostakovich（Symphony No.13 & 14 ,Songs of the fool Michelangelo songs、Forest songs）
Mussorgsky Songs and Dances of Death 、Rachmaninov（The Bells）
Verdi (Requiem) 、
Beethoven Missa Solemnis （Symphony 9）,Rossini （Petite Messe Solenelle, Stabat Mater）
Dvorak (Stabat Mater, Te Deum) Mozart (Coronation Mass, Requiem)
Mendelssohn (Magnificat) Mahler-No.8 Janacek (Glagolitic Mass)…..etc.
+++++ Songs and Romances +++++
He has performed at…
Bolshoi Theatre, Staatsoper Berlin, La Scala, Teatro Regio di Torino, Hannover Staatsoper, Theatre du Chatelet, Opera National de Paris, Royal Opera Covent Garden, Opera National de Bordeaux, Teatro Real (Madrid), Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia, Teatro La Fenice (Venice), Teatro Carlo Felice in Genoa, Opera de Lyon, New National Theatre in Tokyo, Teatro Villamarta in Jerez (Spain),
Washington National Opera, San Diego Opera, Montreal Opera, Semperoper Dresden, Opera Teatre Principal Mallorca(Spain)……..etc.
Herkulessaal der Residenzin Munich, Baltimore Symphony, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Esplanade Concert Hall(Singapore), The big hall of Moscow conservatory, Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias,Liverpool Philharmoney Hall, Dublin National Hall…….etc.
City of London Festival, the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Ravinia Festival in Chicago, The Jerusalem International Chamber Music Festival, Lucerne Festival -Osterfestspiele, Santa-Fe Opera Festival, Macerata Sferisterio Festival, Arena di Verona Festival,etc.
Daniel Barenboim, Lorin Maazel, Mariss Jansons, Kent Nagano, Philippe Jordan, Dan Ettinger, Michael Gielen, Daniel Oren, Michael Boder, Yuri Temirkarov, Valery Gergiev,
Vladimir Jurowski, Gustavo Dudamel, Yannick Ne’zet-Se’guin, Alan Buribayev, Vasily Petrenko…….. etc.