Brief biography

Was born in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Graduated from the Prokofiev Music school as a pianist and then – Kazakh National Conservatory as an opera singer, class of Docent Snezhana Brinyuk. As a participant of Academic mobility program of Ministry of culture of Kazakhstan in 2012, has studied in The Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, class of Prof. Yadviga Rappe. Was a holder of scholarship and a grant from The Foundation of First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Leader of Nation.

In addition, took classes from Maestro Vincenzo Manno, participated in masterclasses held by Madame Montserrat Caballé, Mieta Sighele, Katia Ricciarelli, Ernesto Palacio, Fabio Armiliato, Theodore Coresi, Nurlan Bekmukhambetov, Marco Balderi and participated at 2014 Salzburg Voice Festival, where was chosen as the public's favorite nominee at the Great Hall of the Leopoldskron Palace in Salzburg.

A recent special prize winner of Riccardo Zandonai International Competition for young opera singers, 2017, Italy; 1st premium winner of the 7th Alfredo Giacomotti International Singing Competition, 2015, Italy; 3rd place winner of the 7th Shizuoka International Opera Competition (WFIMC), 2014, held in Japan, 2nd place at International Opera Singers Competition organized by Ministry of culture of Kazakhstan, 2nd place of Kazakh Romanciada international competition, 1st place of Pushkin poetry Lied competition. Has performed all over Kazakhstan, Russia, Italy, Spain, Luxemburg, Austria, Germany, Bulgaria, South Korea and Japan.

 

Operatic performances include:

Mimi, “La Boheme”, Puccini;

Nedda, “Pagliaci”, Leoncavallo;

Michaela, “Carmen”, Bizet     (performed as well at Riva Musica Festival, Italy, 2017 and with Orquesta Reino de Aragon in Zaragoza, Spain, 2018)

Gilda, “Rigoletto”, Verdi

Rosina, “Il barbiere di Siviglia”, Rossini

Oscar, “Un ballo in maschera”, Verdi

Adina, “L'elisir d'amore”, Donizetti

Clorinda, “La Cenerentola”, Rossini  (performed as well at Operosa Music Festival, Montenegro, 2016)

Violetta, “La Traviata”, Verdi               (performed as well at Mythos Opera Festival, Italy, 2018)

Lucia, “Lucia di Lammermoor”, Donizetti

Hanna Glawari, “Die Lustige Witwe”, Lehar

Königin der Nacht, “Die Zauberflöte”, Mozart

Donna Anna, “Don Giovanni”, Mozart            (performed as well in Teatro delli Ali, Italy, 2012)

 

Future engagements:

Leila, "Les pêcheurs de perles", G.Bizet