Sergey Tarasov

Sergey Tarasov

Sergey Tarasov graduated from the Moscow College under the Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory (Vocal Department, Prof. Hugo Tits's class) in 1981 and from the Gnessins Academy of Music (Vocal Department) in 2001. In 1998–2002, Sergey Tarasov performed with the Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir directed by Vladimir Minin.

Since 2002, Sergey has been working at the Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow.

Roles performed at the Novaya Opera:

Varlaam, Constable in Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov
Prince of Galich, Skula in Borodin's Prince Igor
Malyuta Skuratov in Rimsky-Korsakov's The Tsar's Bride
Old Servant in Rubinstein's The Demon
Farlaf in Glinka's Ruslan and Lyudmila
Dulcamara in Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore
Sparafucile, Warder in Verdi's Rigoletto
M. Choufleuri in Offenbach's A Dinner Party with Italians
Second Herald in Rimsky-Korsakov's The Snow Maiden
Zaretsky in Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin
Barone Douphol in Verdi's La Traviata
Betto di Signa in Puccini's Gianni Schicchi
High Priest in Verdi's Nabucco
Second Priest in Mozart's Die Zauberflöte
King's Herald in Wagner's Lohengrin
Nourbad in Bizet's Les pêcheurs de perles
Ghost in Thomas's Hamlet
Frank in Strauss' Die Fledermaus
He-Goat in Valdgardt's The Cat's House
An old gypsy in Verdi's Il trovatore
Surin in Tchaikovsky's The Queen of Spades
Antonio in Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro
Chinese Dolls, Mouse King in Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. An Opera
Benoît in Puccini's La bohème
Aleksey in Shostakovich's The Gamblers
Passenger in Weinberg's The Passenger
Chief Ant in Podgaits's Barankin, be a sport!

Kuzka in Mussorgsky's Khovanshchina (in concert)
Skula in Borodin's Prince Igor (in concert)
Talpa in Puccini's Il Tabarro (in concert)
Acciano in Verdi's I Lombardi alla prima crocciata (in concert)
Old Servant in Rubinstein's The Demon (in concert)
Surin in Tchaikovsky's The Queen of Spades (in concert)
Benoît in Puccini’s La bohème (in concert)
Master of the Household in Giordano’s Andrea Chénier (in concert)

Parts in the productions: 
Richard Wagner (concert)
Bravissimo! (opera mix)
Rossini (musical divertissement)
This is Opera! (dramatized performance)
Four Operetta Kings (concert)



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