Prize-winner at All-Russian and Republican Competitions.
Born in the Republic of Komi. In 2001 he graduated from the St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire (class of M. Yegorov, Honoured Artist of Russia). Soloist with the Mikhailovsky Theatre.
Guest soloist with the Mariinsky Theatre since 2008.
He joined the Mariinsky Opera Company in 2012.
His repertoire at the Mariinsky Theatre includes:
Finn (Ruslan and Lyudmila)
Vakula (Christmas Eve)
Balakin (The Enchantress)
A Heated Gambler (The Gambler)
Aide-de-camp to Field-Marshal Kutuzov, Adjutant to Prince Eugene, Master of Ceremonies,
Ivanov (War and Peace)
Nozdryov, Postmaster (Dead Souls)
August (A Christmas Tale)
Mitya (The Brothers Karamazov)
High Priest and Arbace (Idomeneo)
Normanno, Arturo (Lucia di Lammermoor)
Danieli (I vespri siciliani)
Royal Herald (Don Carlo)
Captain of the Crossbowmen (Simon Boccanegra)
Trin (La fanciulla del West)
Third Jew (Salome)
Poisson (Adriana Lecouvreur)
Repertoire also includes: Canio (I pagliacci), José (Carmen), Cavaradossi (Tosca), Gherman, Chekalinsky (The Queen of Spades), Vaudémont (Iolanta), Pinkerton (Madama Butterfly), Lykov (The Tsar’s Bride), Vladimir Igorevich (Prince Igor), Alfredo (La traviata), Lensky (Eugene Onegin), the Pretender (Boris Godunov), Turiddu (Cavalleria rusticana), Antonio (The Duenna), Ferrando (Così fan tutte), tenor part (Mozart’s Requiem), Mozart (Mozart and Salieri) and the Young Gypsy (Aleko).