Rodion Pogossov is widely becoming known for his stage acting and energetic character portrayal. He sings regularly at the MET, New York and previous engagements have included Il barbiere di Siviglia, Die Zauberflöte and Don Pasquale. Rodion also regularly collaborates with the Hamburgische Staatsoper, where in the past he has sung Faust (Valentin), Don Carlos (Posa) and Figaro (Il barbiere di Siviglia).
Also fantastic on the concert platform, Rodion's highlights from last season include; Orff's Carmina Burana with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and London Philharmonic Orchestras as well as giving a recital of Mahler's Lieder und Gesänge in Suntory Hall, Japan.
In the 2013/14 season Rodion appeared at the MET for Così fan tutte, made his debut in the title role in Don Giovanni for Oviedo Opera, his LA Opera debut as Papageno (Die Zauberflote) and sung Il barbiere di Siviglia for Palm Beach Opera and the Bayerische Staatsoper.
His solo recital disc for the prestigious EMI Debut Series received great acclaim, which will shortly be followed by a disc of Rachmaninov songs with pianist Iain Burnside released on Delphian Records in February 2014.
Highlights for the forthcoming seasons include; Cosi van tutte, Carmina Burana, La Traviata, La boheme and I Pagliacci.
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