Mezzo-soprano

Larissa Diadkova

© Lou Freeman

Introduction

Celebrated Russian mezzo-soprano Larissa Diadkova is a principal artist of the Mariinsky Theatre and is a favourite singer of Valery Gergiev. In addition to the Russian repertoire she’s so associated with, Ms Diadkova also concentrates on the works of Bach, Händel, Mahler, Verdi and Wagner.

Her international career has taken her to the leading opera houses around the world and has sung leading roles at the Metropolitan Opera, Salzburg Festival, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Teatro alla Scala Milan and Lyric Opera of Chicago. She has also appeared in many of the world’s prestigious concert halls, including the Royal Albert Hall, the Barbican and Wigmore Hall in London, the Konzerthaus and Musikverein in Vienna, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and Avery Fisher Hall in New York. As well as Maestro Gergiev, conductors with whom she has collaborated include Claudio Abbado, James Levine, Antonio Pappano, Sir Charles Mackerras and Semyon Bychkov. Ms Diadkova records for BMG/RCA, Decca, Deutsche Grammophon, Phillips and EMI Classics.


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Performance Schedule

 
  • 19:00 29 Nov 2017 Bayerische Staatsoper, MNCHEN More info  

    UMBERTO GIORDANO Andrea Chenier

    Conductor: Marco Armiliato
    Director: Philipp Stölzl
    Andrea Chénier: Jonas Kaufmann
    Carlo Gérard: George Petean
    Maddalena Di Coigny: Anja Harteros
    Bersi, Mulattin: Rachael Wilson
    Gräfin Von Coigny: Helena Zubanovich
    Madelon: Larissa Diadkova
    Roucher: Andrea Borghini
    Pietro Fléville: Johannes Kammler
    Fouquier-tinville: Christian Rieger
    Mathieu: Tim Kuypers
    Abbé: Ulrich Reß
    Incroyable: Kevin Conners
    Schmidt / Haushofmeister: Callum Thorpe
    Dumas: Alexander Milev

  • 19:00 02 Dec 2017 Bayerische Staatsoper, MNCHEN More info  

    UMBERTO GIORDANO Andrea Chenier

    Conductor: Marco Armiliato
    Director: Philipp Stölzl
    Andrea Chénier: Jonas Kaufmann
    Carlo Gérard: George Petean
    Maddalena Di Coigny: Anja Harteros
    Bersi, Mulattin: Rachael Wilson
    Gräfin Von Coigny: Helena Zubanovich
    Madelon: Larissa Diadkova
    Roucher: Andrea Borghini
    Pietro Fléville: Johannes Kammler
    Fouquier-tinville: Christian Rieger
    Mathieu: Tim Kuypers
    Abbé: Ulrich Reß
    Incroyable: Kevin Conners
    Schmidt / Haushofmeister: Callum Thorpe
    Dumas: Alexander Milev

  • 19:00 05 Dec 2017 Bayerische Staatsoper, MNCHEN More info  

    UMBERTO GIORDANO Andrea Chenier

    Conductor: Marco Armiliato
    Director: Philipp Stölzl
    Andrea Chénier: Jonas Kaufmann
    Carlo Gérard: George Petean
    Maddalena Di Coigny: Anja Harteros
    Bersi, Mulattin: Rachael Wilson
    Gräfin Von Coigny: Helena Zubanovich
    Madelon: Larissa Diadkova
    Roucher: Andrea Borghini
    Pietro Fléville: Johannes Kammler
    Fouquier-tinville: Christian Rieger
    Mathieu: Tim Kuypers
    Abbé: Ulrich Reß
    Incroyable: Kevin Conners
    Schmidt / Haushofmeister: Callum Thorpe
    Dumas: Alexander Milev

  • 19:00 08 Dec 2017 Bayerische Staatsoper, MNCHEN More info  

    UMBERTO GIORDANO Andrea Chenier

    Conductor: Marco Armiliato
    Director: Philipp Stölzl
    Andrea Chénier: Jonas Kaufmann
    Carlo Gérard: George Petean
    Maddalena Di Coigny: Anja Harteros
    Bersi, Mulattin: Rachael Wilson
    Gräfin Von Coigny: Helena Zubanovich
    Madelon: Larissa Diadkova
    Roucher: Andrea Borghini
    Pietro Fléville: Johannes Kammler
    Fouquier-tinville: Christian Rieger
    Mathieu: Tim Kuypers
    Abbé: Ulrich Reß
    Incroyable: Kevin Conners
    Schmidt / Haushofmeister: Callum Thorpe
    Dumas: Alexander Milev

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