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) for Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Oroveso (Norma) for Teatro Massimo di Palermo, Méphistophélès for Hungarian State Opera, Padre Guardiano (La forza del destino) for Theater Basel and Don Basilio (Il barbiere di Siviglia) for the Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg, Colline (La Bohème) for Teatro Comunale di Bologna.
In July 2018 he made his debut at Royal Opera House Covent Garden in L’Ange de Nisida by Donizetti.

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.

Next engagements include a series of concerts with M° Teodor Currentzis: Bartolo (Le Nozze di Figaro) in Wien and Lucerne, Mozart's Requiem at Baden Baden Festival, Verdi's Requiem in New York and Baden Baden, along with Mozart's Requiem for South Netherlands Philarmonic and Dutch Radio Choir, Beethoven IX Symphony with M° RicardoMuti in Athens and Ravenna, Conte di Walter (Luisa Miller) at Glyndebourne Festival, Raimondo (Lucia di Lammermoor) at Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich (2021). Evgeny Stavinsky will return at Royal Opera House Covent Garden for Lucia di Lammermoor, Don Carlo (2020) and Rigoletto (2022)