Born in 1976, the Ukrainian bass’ career is soaring, having given very successful company debuts at the Metropolitan Opera New York, Teatro alla Scala Milan, Royal Danish Opera Copenhagen, Bayerische Staatsoper Munich, Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin, Palau de les Arts Raina Sofia in Valencia, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Liceu Barcelona, Bolshoi Theatre Moscow and Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.
In 2014-2015 and beyond his engagements include: Sparafucile Rigoletto at the Royal Opera House and at the Bolshoi, Fafner Rheingold with the Seoul Philharmonic under Mo Chung, Fiesco Boccanegra with Leo Nucci, Raimondo Lucia di Lammermoor and Timur Turandot at La Scala, Raimondo Lucia di Lammermoor at the Bayerische Staatsoper Munich as well as the revival of Calixto Bieto’s version of Boris Godunov in Munich again, in which he debuted very successfully in 2013 and is now on DVD. He will also return to the Met and make his Paris Opera debut.
Alexander has very successfully worked with conductors including Zubin Metha, Lorin Maazel, Riccardo Muti, Daniel Barnboim, Sir Colin Davis, Antonio Pappano, Marco Armiliato, Nicola Luisotti, Kent Nagano, Gustavo Dudamel and Simone Young.
In concert he appeared at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino to sing Mozart’s as well as Verdi’s Requiem and Don Carlo and he sang his Gurrelieder debut at Konzertverein Vienna, all under the baton of Zubin Mehta, Boito Mephistofeles (Prologue) with the Accademia Santa Cecilia conducted by Pappano, Rigoletto in Concert at the Hollywood Bowl with Gustavo Dudamel Otello in concert with Sir Colin Davis and the London Symphony Orchestra at Barbican Center London and at Deutsche Aids Gala in Düsseldorf. He gave a solo recital at St Johns Smith Square London and took part in the 20th anniversary celebration concert of the charity event “Festliche Gala der Deutschen AIDS Stiftung” at Deutsche Oper Berlin.