She graduated from the Moscow State Conservatory in 1998. In 1997, Galina made her debut at the Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow as Wally in the opera by Catalani.
In 2003, she performed the soprano part in Mozart’s Requiem in the Malmö Opera and Music Festival. She appeared as Tatyana in Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin at the Opéra national du Rhin, Opera de Toulon in France and the Hamburg State Opera in Germany.
She appears in opera houses in Russia and in concert venues in Moscow such as Grand Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, the Moscow International Performing Arts Centre, and the House of Composers. She worked with Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra (artistic director and chief conductor Yuri Simonov) and Nekrasov Orchestra of Russian Folk Instruments of the Russian State TV and Radio Broadcasting Company.
Galina Badikovskaya took part in the joint CD recording of the Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow and the choir of Savonlinna Opera Festival (Finland),where Galina performed the part of Santuzza in Cavalleria rusticana. She also participated in the production of Eugene Onegin in France and Germany.
Awards and Honours:
Prize-winner of the Second All-Russia Competition for Young Singers.
Roles performed at the Novaya Opera:
Gorislava in Glinka's Ruslan and Lyudmila
Iolanta in Tchaikovsky's Iolanta
Kupava in Rimsky-Korsakov's The Snow Maiden
Lisa, Prilepa in Tchaikovsky's The Queen of Spades
Tamara in Rubinstein's The Demon
Tatyana in Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin
Yaroslavna in Borodin's Prince Igor
Adalgisa in Bellini's Norma
Countess Madeleine in Strauss's Capriccio
Elsa in Wagner's Lohengrin
Nedda in Leoncavallo's I Pagliacci
Pisana in Verdi's I due Foscari
Santuzza in Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana
Domna Saburova in Rimsky-Korsakov's The Tsar's Bride
Annina in Verdi's La Traviata
Countess Ceprano in Verdi's Rigoletto
Anna in Verdi's Nabucco
Alisa in Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor
Gertrud in Engelbert Humperdinck's The Gingerbread House, or Hänsel und Gretel
Marta in Weinberg's The Passenger
Catherine in Boyarsky's Pushkin
Mother in Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. An Opera
Shepherdess, Owl in Ravel's L’enfant et les sortilèges
Soloist in Four Operetta Kings (concert)
Wally in Catalani's La Wally
Viclinda in Verdi's I Lombardi alla Prima Crociata
Zemfira in Rachmaninoff's Aleko
Soprano parts in the productions Welsh Songs (fantasy on the songs by Beethoven),Viva Verdi!, Vincenzo Bellini
Soprano part in Verdi’s Requiem
Parts in the productions: Tribute to Evgeny Kolobov, Maria Callas (musical offering), Ten Sopranos (gala concert ), Romances by Pyotr Tchaikovsky and Sergey Rachmaninov (concert), Johann Strauss, the Waltz King (gala concert), Bravissimo! (opera mix), Rossini (musical divertissement), This is Opera! (dramatized performance), Opera&Jazz (New Year's Eve Show)