Mariinsky Theatre Guest Soloist
Born in Novosibirsk, Ivan Gyngazov graduated from the M.I. Glinka Novosibirsk State Conservatory in 2013, where he studied under the guidance of Marina Akhmedova. From 2013 to 2017 he worked as a soloist for the Novosibirsk Opera, where he performed such leading operatic roles as Lensky (Eugene Onegin), Vladimir Igorevich (Prince Igor) and Pinkerton (Madama Butterfly). In the same period Gyngazov also sang Lensky at the Ural Opera.
In 2017 he made his debut at the Helikon Opera in Moscow as Manrico (Il trovatore), after which he became a soloist with the company. His repertoire includes such roles as Calaf (Turandot), Riccardo (Un ballo in maschera), Andrei (Mazeppa), Herman (The Queen of Spades), Sergei (Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District), Young Gypsy (Aleko) among others.
In 2019 Ivan Gyngazov made his first appearance at the Theater an der Wien as Vaudemont (Iolanta). In the same year he debuted at the Mariinsky Theatre as Riccardo (Un ballo in maschera), at the Teatro Petruzzelli in Bari as Lensky (Eugene Onegin), and at the Semperoper Dresden as Ismaele (Nabucco).
Recent engagements include debut at the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia in Moscow, where he appeared as Sadko in new production by Dmitri Tcherniakov.
Information for September 2020