Evgeny Stavinsky

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Evgeny Stavinsky was born in Dubna, Moscow region, in a family of musicians. In 2003, he completed his university-level studies as singer and choir conductor at the Moscow Academy of Choral Art. From 2004 to 2005 he lived in Florence, Italy, to study at Maggio Musicale Fiorentino where he performed the title role in Mozart’s Don Giovanni, Lord Sidney and Basilio in Rossini’s Il Viaggio a Reims and Il Barbiere di Siviglia, and Superintendent Budd in Britten’s Albert Herring.

He became a member of Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow in 2007, his roles for the company including Thoas (Iphigénie en Tauride), Ruslan (Ruslan and Lyudmila), Pimen (Boris Godunov), Prince Gremin (Eugene Onegin), Malyuta-Skuratov (The Tsar’s Bride), Prince of Galich (Prince Igor), Méphistophélès (Faust), King Heinrich (Lohengrin), King Marke (Tristan und Isolde) and La Roche (Capriccio). Engagements elsewhere include Raimondo Bidebent (Lucia di Lammermoor) at Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Oroveso (Norma) at Teatro Massimo di Palermo, Méphistophélès for Hungarian State Opera, Padre Guardiano (La forza del destino) at Theater Basel and Don Basilio (Il barbiere di Siviglia) at Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg, Colline (La Bohème) at Teatro Comunale di Bologna and
L’Ange de Nisida by Donizetti at Royal Opera House Covent Garden.

Among the recent works, Zaccaria (Nabucco) in Ravenna, Ferrara, Nice and Toulon, Ivan Khovansky  (Chovanščina) in Budapest, Verdi's Requiem with RTE Symphony Orchestra in Dublin, Beethoven IX Symphony under M° Riccardo Muti in Athens and Ravenna.
Under Teodor Currentzis he performed  Bartolo (Le nozze di Figaro) at Wiener Konzerthaus and Lucerne Festival, Mozart's Requiem at Baden Baden Festival, Paris, Moscow and St. Petersburg, Verdi's Requiem in New York and with the Berliner Philharmoniker in Berlin.

Next engagements include Conte di Walter (Luisa Miller) at Glyndebourne Festival, Don Basilio (Il Barbiere di Siviglia) at Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Raimondo Bidebent (Lucia di Lammermoor) at Bavarian State Opera  (2021), Zaccaria (Nabucco) in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (2023) Evgeny Stavinsky will return at Royal Opera House Covent Garden for Lucia di Lammermoor (Conte di Walter), Don Carlo (2020) and Rigoletto (Sparafucile) (2022)