Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Russian Young Opera Talent Shows His Voice
13.03.2012 12:38
Russian Young Opera Talent Shows His Voice
Andrey Nemzer

For the first time in history, Russian countertenor has made it to the 10 finalists of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. 

      Russian young countertenor Andrey Nemzer is often described by music critics as one of the most promising Russian talents. He graduated from the Moscow Academy of Choral Art, then performed in Russian theatres and toured extensively in Europe, Asia and America. In 2010 Nemzer was offered a position as a teaching assistant at Duquesne University’s Mary Pappert School of Music in Pittsburgh, where he is currently studying at the faculty of Music Performance. Just this school sent him to the contest as the representative of one of the American regions. 

      His musical repertoire is rather wide and includes Renaissance and Baroque music, Jazz, Russian folk, old romances, sacred music and opera.

      In case of a victory, Andrey Nemzer will receive $15,000 prize at the Grand Finals Concert, accompanied by the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, on March 18. The other finalists will receive $5,000 prizes.

      The contest is held among young opera talents from every corner of the world. It is established in 1954 for discovering new promising names and helping them in the development of their careers.  


      

Source: dni.ru Image: countertenors.ru


Author: Julia Alieva

Tags: Russian opera Russian opera singers contest   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Great Film Director Marlen Khutsiev Passed Away
19.03.2019
Russian Harpist Alexander Boldachev Performed Solo in Carnegie Hall
23.01.2020
The Best Russian Translators Awarded in Moscow
30.04.2019
Opera Singer Vladimir Atlantov Turns 80 Today
20.02.2019
Legendary Film Director Georgi Daneliya Passed Away
05.04.2019







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Russian Football clubs  Environmental Protection  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian scientists  Russian television  Moscow planetarium  Moscow Art Theater in the name of Chekhov   Russian startups  LGBT in Russia  Russian press  Monuments in Kirov  Russian regions  Mari El Republic  Russian sportswomen  corruption in Russia  Post-Soviet Literature  Russian Monuments  Kurganinsk  Soviet Film Actresses  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  All-Russian State Institute of Cinematography  Russian International  aircraft  Russian Orthodox Church  Stalingrad Battle  Mikhailovskoye  Dagestan  St. Petersburg  travel to Russia  Vsevolzhsk   Russian business  Cinderella Musical  Moscow  Russian Poets  Saint Petersburg Museums  real output index  Football  Festivals in Moscow  Transaero  Russian tourism  Electronic Data Base  Russian Cinema  Music Festivals  Housing  Elections 2012  Russian football team  Museums of Russia  Nikolay Rusakov  match-fixing  the Crimea 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites