Igor Tsarkov

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Vita

Born in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine, Igor Tsarkov first took piano lessons at the age of 6. He began vocal training in 2003 at the conservatoire in his native city and at the A.V. Nezhdanova National Music Academy in Odessa, while also attending a master class with Luciano Pavarotti.

He has won a number of competition prizes, including the Sixth International A. Solovyanenko Competition for Young Singers (2013).

He has made many guest appearances, playing roles at the National Opera in Odessa and at the Odessa Philharmonic Theatre such as Old Gypsy (ALEKO by S. Rachmaninoff), Ramfis and Il Re (AIDA), Timur (TURANDOT), Komtur (DON GIOVANNI) and Basilio (IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA).

He was a member of the Opera Studio of the Bayerischen Staatsoper in Munich between 2015 and 2017 (roles includes Yakusidé/ MADAMA BUTTERFLY, Faust/DER FEURIGE ENGEL, L’officier/DIALOGUES DES CARMÉLITES, 2. Gefangener/FIDELIO, Brabantischer Edler/LOHENGRIN und Kommissar Budd/ ALBERT HERING). Since the 2017/2018 season Igor Tsarkov is a member of the Mainfrankentheater in Würburg with roles like Giovanni da Procida (I VESPRI SICILIANI), Don Basilio (IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA), Colline (LA BOHÈME), Kalchas (DIE SCHÖNE HELENA), Alberich (GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG), Fasolt (DAS RHEINGOLD), Lorenzo (I CAPULETI E I MONTECCHI) or Sparafucile (RIGOLETTO)..

2019-06-01

 

Repertoire

Beethoven FIDELIO Zweiter Gefangener
Bellini
I CAPULETI E I MONTECCHI Lorenzo
Britten ALBERT HERRING Mr. Budd
Mozart DON GIOVANNI Der Komtur
Mussorgsky BORIS GODUNOW Nikititsch
Poulenc LES DIALOGUES DES CARMELITES Offizier
Prokofjew OGNENNYJ ANGEL (Der feurige Engel) Faust
Puccini MADAMA BUTTERFLY Yakusidé
  LA BOÈME Colline
  TOSCA Ein Schliesser
  TURANDOT Timur
Purcell
KING ARTHUR Genius
Rachmaninow ALEKO Ein alter Zigeuner
Rossini IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA Don Basilio
  SEMIRAMIDE L’ombra di Nino
Schostakowitsch LADY MACBETH VON MZENSK Wächter
Strauss
ARIADNE AUF NAXOS Truffaldin
Verdi AIDA Ramphis
  IL TROVATORE Ein Zigeuner
  LA TRAVIATA Gärtner
  UN BALLO IN MASCHERA Un chirurgo
  RIGOLETTO Sparafucile
Wagner LOHENGRIN Brabantische Edle
  DAS RHEINGOLD Fasolt
  GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG Alberich