• Honoured Artist of Russia
• Laureate of the International Competition (Nizhny Novgorod, 1992)
• Laureate of the All-Russia Competition as part of Brass Quintet (1990).
Born in Leningrad in 1979, Vorontsov entered the Leningrad State Conservatory in 1989 (V.M. Buyanovsky's class). Since 1991, Vorontsov has worked at the Mariinsky Theater; he was an intern until 1992, the regulator until 1993, and the leading soloist of the horn group since 1993.
Dmitry Vorontsov is a regular participant of the Mariinsky Theater Symphony Orchestra tours, as well as of its opera and ballet troupe, and international festivals, such as Rotterdam Philharmonic-Gergiev Festival (Holland), Mikkeli Music Festival (Finland), The Stars of the White Nights International Musical Festival, and Moscow Easter Festival.