• Prize-winner at the International Singing Competition Bella voce (Moscow, 2012, 1st prize)
• Prize-winner at the All-Russian Competition of Vocalist Graduates of Higher Music Institutions (St Petersburg, 2016)
• Recipient of the special Dmitri Hvorostovsky Memorial Prize at the XVI International Tchaikovsky Competition (2019)
Vladislav Kupriyanov was born in Perm in 1993. In 2016, he graduated from the Perm State Institute of Art and Culture. From 2014 to 2016, Kupriyanov was a soloist with the Samara Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet. He has interned at the Crescendo Summer Institute in Hungary. Kupriyanov has toured Germany and Hungary. He has also taken part in Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg festival (Germany).
Kupriyanov is a recipient of the Russian President’s prize (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013), and the prize Young Talents of Russia (2012, 2015), he was a prize-winner at the Youth Delphic Games of Russia in Moscow (Gold Medal, 2012, 2013).
Kupriyanov has been a fellow of the Atkins Young Artists Program at the Mariinsky Theatre since 2017. He made his Mariinsky Theatre debut as Grigory Gryaznoy in The Tsar’s Bride.
His repertoire at the Mariinsky Theatre includes:
Eugene Onegin (Eugene Onegin)
Mizgir (The Snow Maiden)
Gryaznoy (The Tsar’s Bride)
High Priest of Radegast (Mlada in concert)
Venetian guest (Sadko)
Ivan-Korolevich (Kashchey the Immortal)
Don Ferdinand (Betrothal in a Monastery)
Andrei Bolkonsky (War and Peace)
Guglielmo (Così fan tutte)
Marcello (La bohème)
Wolfram von Eschinbach (Tannhäuser)
Dr Falke (Die Fledermaus)
Solo part in Carmina Burana by Orff, Symphony No. 8 by Gustav Mahler
The singer’s repertory also includes the roles of Sonora (La fanciulla del West), Eletsky and Tomsky (The Queen of Spades), Shchelkalov (Boris Godunov), Mizgir (The Snow Maiden), Escamillo (Carmen), among others.
Information for March 2021