Sergey Artamonov graduated from the Rachmaninov College of Music in Kaliningrad (2001) and shortly after entered the Tchaikovsky Moscow Conservatory. In the Conservatory Opera Theatre, Sergey Artamonov sang King Rene in Iolanta and Gremin in Eugene Onegin by Tchaikovsky.
Since 2003 to 2015 he worked at the Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow. In 2018, he joined the Novaya Opera again.
In 2013, Sergey Artamonov debuted in Italy in Teatro La Fenice in Venice (Colline in Puccini's La bohème). He also performed in various theatres of the world: La Scala in Milan (Raimondo in Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor),Teatro Comunale di Bologna (Zaccaria in Verdi's Nabucco, Oroveso in Bellini's Norma),Arena di Verona (Ramfis in Verdi's Aida, Ferrando in Verdi's Il trovatore),Opéra Bastille in Paris (Angelotti in Puccini's Tosca),the Théâtre du Capitole de Toulouse (Sparafucile in Verdi's Rigoletto),Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia in Valencia (Zaccaria in Verdi's Nabucco, Oroveso in Bellini's Norma),the Grand Theatre in Warsaw (Zaccaria in Verdi's Nabucco),the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Benjing (Zaccaria in Verdi's Nabucco, Fiesco in Verdi's Simon Boccanegra) to name a few. Sergey Artamonov performed Escamillo in Bizet's Carmen at the Bolshoi Theatre.
He has also performed in concerts. He took part in various opera festivals such as the festival in Saint-Denis, the Epiphany Festival at the Novaya Opera and the Festival Internacional de Ópera Alejandro Granda in Lima (Peru).
Roles performed at the Novaya Opera:
Grandfather Frost in Rimsky-Korsakov's The Snow Maiden
Gremin in Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin
King René in Tchaikovsky's Iolanta
Malyuta Skuratov in Rimsky-Korsakov's The Tsar's Bride
Prince Igor, Prince of Galich in Borodin's Prince Igor
Ruslan in Glinka's Ruslan and Lyudmila
Varlaam in Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov
Basilio in Rossini's Il barbiere di Siviglia
Count Monterone in Verdi's Rigoletto
Pagano in Verdi's I Lombardi alla prima crociata
Zaccaria in Verdi's Nabucco
Prince Gudal in Rubinstein's The Demon
Amantio di Nicolao in Puccini's Gianni Schicchi
Ferrando in Verdi's Il trovatore
King's Herald in Wagner's Lohengrin
Frère Laurent in Gounod's Romeo et Juliette
King of Egypt, Ramfis in Verdi's Aida
Raimondo Bidebent in Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor
The Archbishop in Tchaikovsky's The Maid of Orleans (in concert)
Bertrand in Tchaikovsky's Iolanta (in concert)
Kochubei in Tchaikovsky's Mazepa (in concert)
Tsar Ivan the Terrible in Rimsky-Korsakov's The Maid of Pskov (in concert)
Aleko in Rachmaninoff's Aleko (in concert)
Bass parts in the Viva Verdi! concert and Puccini's Messa di Gloria
Parts in the productions: Parade of Basses and Baritones (gala concert), Bravissimo! (opera mix), Rossini (musical divertissement), This is Opera! (dramatized performance)