Soloists of the Mariinsky Theatre

Anastasia Kalagina

Introduction

Russian soprano, Anastasia Kalagina, graduated from the St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire. In 1998 she joined the Mariinsky Academy of Young Singers and has been a soloist since at the Mariinsky Theatre since 2007.

Anastasia Kalagina has toured throughout Europe and the USA, as well as to Israel and Japan. In 2007 she appeared as the Snow Maiden at Carnegie Hall (New York).

In 2008, performed to high critical acclaim in the Russian premiere of Henri Dutilleux’ Correspondances. The same year, she was awarded the Montblanc New Voices prize. In the 2009/2010 season she took part in a performance of The Infernal Comedy featuring John Malkovich.

She continues to perform lead roles at the Mariinsky.


Repertoire

Aurora (Cephalus and Procris)
Snow Maiden (The Snow Maiden)
Ninetta (The Love for Three Oranges)
Natasha (War and Peace)
Louisa (Betrothal in a Monastery)
Anyuta (The Story of a Real Man in concert)
Gerda (The Story of Kai and Gerda)
Lolita (Lolita in concert)
Madame Cortese (Il viaggio a Reims)
Adina (L’elisir d’amore in concert)
Norina (Don Pasquale)
Gilda (Rigoletto)
Tebaldo (Don Carlo)
Nannetta (Falstaff)
Frasquita (Carmen)
Teresa (Benvenuto Cellini)
Illia (Idomeneo, re di Creta)
Susanna and Countess Almaviva (Le nozze di Figaro)
Zerlina (Don Giovanni)
Pamina (Die Zauberflöte)
Waldvogel (Siegfried)
Sophie (Der Rosenkavalier in concert)
Zerbinetta (Ariadne auf Naxos)

Anastasia’s concert repertoire includes the soprano roles in Mahler’s Second and Eighth Symphonies, Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem and Orff’s Carmina Burana.