Graduated from the College of Music under the Moscow Conservatory in 1992 and from the Gnessins Academy of Music in 1998. He participated in master classes given by Galina Vishnevskaya, Vladimir Atlantov, and Mstislav Rostropovich. He performed with the State Choir of Russia directed by Valery Polyansky, the Yurlov Russian State Academic Choir, and Boris Pevzner’s Moscow Choral Theatre. Since 1998, Veniamin has worked in the Prokofiev Studio Theatre. In 2000 he joined the Natalia Satz Children’s Theatre, where he performed as Lensky in Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, Young Gypsy in Rachmaninov’s Aleko, Florizel in Alexander Tchaikovsky’s Royal Love, or the Winter’s Tale, and Musician in Khrennikov’s All Those Miracles.
The singer tours in Russia and abroad with the Russian Opera Theatre, the Moscow Operetta Theatre, the Volgograd Private Opera and the Don Cossacks Ensemble. He collaborates with the World Talents Foundation. The singer has participated in All-Russia and international festivals including the Mussorgsky Opera Festival in Tver, the Rachmaninov International Festival of Music, the Panorama of Russian Music Theatres in Omsk, and the Cyprus International Festival.
He has worked with many outstanding contemporary conductors such as Boris Khaikin, Mark Ermler, Algis Žiūraitis, Gennady Rozhdestvensky, Vladimir Spivakov, Valery Polyansky, Mikhail Shcherbakov, Nader Abbassi, Mikhail Arkadiev, George Cleve, Borja Quintas.
Since 2001, Veniamin Egorov has been a soloist of the Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow.
Awards and Honours:
- Prize-winner of the Music and Classics International Competition in Ruza (First Prize, 2011)
- Prize-winner of the 13th Moscow International Festival Musical Autumn in Tushino (2008)
Roles performed at the Novaya Opera:
Finn in Glinka's Ruslan and Lyudmila
Ivan Lykov in Rimsky-Korsakov's The Tsar's Bride
Misail in Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov
Sinodal, Messenger in Rubinstein's The Demon
Arvino in Verdi's I Lombardi alla prima crociata
Gabriel von Eisentein in Strauss' Die Fledermaus
Ismaele, Abdallo in Verdi's Nabucco
Lohengrin in Wagner's Lohengrin
Tristan in Wagner's Tristan und Isolde
St. Matthew in Respighi's Christus
Bobyl, First Herald, Tsar Berendey in Rimsky-Korsakov's The Snow Maiden
Triquet in Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin
Yeroshka in Borodin's Prince Igor
First Priest, First Warrior in Mozart's Die Zauberflöte
Flavio in Bellini's Norma
Fonte in Verdi's I due Foscari
Gaston in Verdi's La Traviata
Gherardo in Puccini's Gianni Schicchi
Marcellus in Thomas's Hamlet
Peppe in Leoncavallo's I Pagliacci
Father in Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker. An Opera
Krugel in Shostakovich's The Gamblers
Normanno in Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor
Teapot in Ravel's L’enfant et les sortilèges
The Gingerbread Witch in Engelbert Humperdinck's The Gingerbread House, or Hänsel und Gretel
The Prince in Martynov's The School for Wives
Tybalt in Gounod's Romeo et Juliette
Rooster in Valdgardt's The Cat's House
Tenor parts in the concerts Richard Wagner, Viva Verdi!
Parts in the productions: Maria Callas (musical offering),Novaya Opera Tenors (gala concert),Johann Strauss, the Waltz King (gala concert),Waltzes, Tangos & Foxtrots (gala concert),Bravissimo! (opera mix),Rossini (musical divertissement), This is Opera! (dramatized performance)
Pyotr Tchaikovsky. Eugene Onegin (DVD) — Triquet