Bass

Nikolay Didenko

Engagements this season and beyond include Benvenuto Cellini at the Cologne Opera, Rossini’s Stabat Mater with the Orchestre National d’Ile de France and a return to the Metropolitan Opera for Rusalka.

Introduction

Russian bass Nikolay Didenko graduated from the Moscow Academy of Choral Art in both singing and conducting. He was a soloist of the ‘New Opera’ in Moscow, and until 2005 was a member of the Houston Grand Opera Studio.

Following his training, Nikolay had many successes and sang roles including Frère Laurent Roméo et Juliette, Don Geronio Il Turco in Italia, Basilio Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Colline La bohème, Alidoro La Cenerentola and Oroveso Norma at houses including Houston Grand Opera, Opera de Paris , Royal Danish Opera, Cologne Opera, Washington Opera, New York City Opera, Bilbao Opera and Liceu Barcelona.


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Performance Schedule

Performance Schedule

Discography

 
  • L’amore dei tre re More info  

    Label: Italo Montemezzi

    Release Date: 02 Apr 13

    Archibaldo: N. Didenko
    Fiora: S. Jakubiak
    Avito: E. Barry
    Manfredo: D. Pershall
    Flaminio: J. Prego
    Handmaiden: J. Gontarz
    Young Woman: M. Dobrowolska
    Old Woman: A. Fijałkowska
    Youth: T. Warmijak
    Offstage Voice: P. Ronek

    Chór Filharmonii Narodowej
    Polska Orkiestra Radiowa
    Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Hall on 2 April 2013

  • RIMSKY KORSAKOV Cantatas More info  

    Label: Brilliant Classics

    Release Date: 16 Jan 13

    Victor Popov
    Vladimir Ziva
    Dimitri Kortchak
    Nikolay Didenko
    Svetlana Sizova
    Tatiana Fedotova
    Elena Mitrakova

    Chorus of the Moscow Academy of Choral Art
    Moscow Symphony Orchestra

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Repertoire

OPERA:
BANEVICH The Story of Kai and Gerda (The Robber’s Chief Woman)
BELLINI I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Cappelio)
BELLINI Norma (Oroveso)
BELLINI La Sonnambula (Count Rodolfo)
BEETHOVEN Fidelio (Rocco)
BERLIOZ Benvenuto Cellini (Pope)
BERLIOZ Romeo et Juliet (Fre Laurent)
DONIZETTI Lucia di Lammermoor (Raimondo)
DVORAK Rusalka (Vodnik)
KORSAKOV Mozart and Salieri (Salieri)
MOZART La Clemenza di Tito (Publio)
MOZART Cosi fan tutte (Don Alfonso)
MOZART Die Zauberflöte (Sarastro)
MOZART Don Giovanni (Leporello)
MUSSORGSKY Boris Godunov (Pimen)
PROKOFIEV The Fiery Angel (Faustus)
PUCCINI La Bohème (Colline)
PUCCINI Tosca (Angelotti)
ROSSINI Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Basilio)
ROSSINI Il turco in Italia (Geronio)
ROSSINI La Cenerentola (Alidoro)
TCHAIKOVSKY Eugene Onegin (Gremin)
VERDI La Forza del Destino (Padre Guardiano)
VERDI Rigoletto (Sparafucile) + (Monterone)
VERDI Falstaff (Pistola)
VERDI Il Trovatore (Ferrando)
VERDI Aida (Ramfis)
VERDI Macbeth (Banquo)
VERDI Don Carlo (Filippo & Grand Inquisitore)
VERDI Simon Boccanegra (Fiesco)
WAGNER Rienzi (Paolo Orsini)

CONCERT:

ARENSKY Raphael
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9
BEETHOVEN Missa Solemnis
MAHLER Symphony No. 8
MOZART Requiem
PENDERECKI St Luke Passion
PENDERECKI Dies Illa
PENDERECKI Credo
PENDERECKI Polish Requiem
RACHMANINOV The Bells
RASKATOV Green Mass
RASKATOV Mysterium Magnum
ROSSINI Petite Messe Solennelle
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphonies No. 13 & No. 14
SHOSTAKOVICH Rayok
STRAVINSKY Requiem
VERDI Requiem

Please contact Sophie Robertson for a full repertoire list.