Soloists of the Mariinsky Theatre

Anna Kiknadze

Introduction

Mezzo-soprano Anna Kiknadze is a principal soloist of the Mariinksy Theatre, St Petersburg.

Highlights of her early career include being a finalist at the 2001 Cardiff Singer of the World Competition, 2002 Placido Domingo Operalia Competition in Paris and the International Rimsky-Korsakov Competition in St. Petersburg.

Anna has sung at Los Angeles Opera, Bayerische Staatsoper, Teatro de la Maestranza, Graz Opera, Theatre du Capitole Toulouse, Chatelet Theatre Paris, Teatro Real Madrid, the Theater St Gallen and on tour with the Mariinksy Theatre around the world

Anna has worked with conductors such as Esa-Pekka Salonen, Valery Gergiev and Tugan Sokhiev.


Repertoire

Bizet
Carmen Carmen

Cimarosa
La Cleopatra Antonio

Dargomyzhsky
The Stone Guest Laura

Janacek
Jenufa Karolka

Mascagni
Cavalleria rusticana Lola

Mozart
Le nozze di Figaro Cherubino
Così fan tutte Dorabella
Die Zauberflöte Dritte Dame

Mussorgsky
Zhenitba, the Marriage Fyokla Ivanovna

Prokofiev
The Love for three Oranges Linetta

Puccini
Madama Butterfly Suzuki

Purcell
Dido and Aeneas Spirit

Ravel
L’Heure Espagnol Concepción

Rimsky-Korsakov
Christmas Eve Solokha
May Night Ganna
The Tsar’s Bride Dunyasha

Rossini
Il viaggio a Reims Marchesa Melibea

R. Strauss
Ariadne auf Naxos Dryad

Saint-Saëns
Samson et Dalila Dalila

Stravinsky
Mavra Mother

Tchaikovsky
Eugene Onegin Olga
Queen of Spades Polina, Countess
Iolanta Laura

Verdi
Aida Amneris
Rigoletto Maddalena
Falstaff Mrs Meg Page, Mrs Quickly

Wagner
Rheingold Flosshilde
Götterdämmerung Flosshilde
Parsifal Klingsor´s Flower Maiden
Die Walküre Grimgerde