Evgeny Akhmedov

Birth date

April 12, 1989




Trained at the Rimsky-Korsakov Saint Petersburg Conservatory under Olga Kondina. In 2013 he won the 3rd International Pavel Lisitsian Competition in Vladikavkaz. Since 2011 he has been a soloist for the Mikhailovsky Theatre where he has sung Lensky (Eugene Onegin), the Novice (Billy Budd), the Helmsman (The Flying Dutchman), Lykov (The Tsar’s Bride), and Nemorino (L’Elisir d’amore). Since 2013 he has been a soloist for the Mariinsky Theatre Academy of Young Opera Singers. In 2014 he debuted in the premiere of a new production of Eugene Onegin (mounted by the Mariinsky Theatre with Valery Gergiev conducting) in the role of Lensky. In 2014 he sang the part of Lensky for the Mikhailovsky in a production nominated for the Golden Mask national theatre award in the category of best male opera performance.