Competitors passed through to the Final

Chuluunbaatar, Badral

No. 13

Voice type: baritone

Country: Mongolia

Date of birth: 29 August 1989

The Mongolian baritone earned both his BA and his MA at the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music in Moscow. Presently, he is a principal singer at the Military Song and Dance Ensemble of Mongolia as well as a leading soloist of the Opera and Ballet Theatre of Magnitogorsk. His repertoire mainly covers operatic roles composed by Verdi and Tchaikovsky, such Rodrigo in Don Carlos or the title role of Macbeth, Roberto in Iolanta or Prince Yeletsky in The Queen of Spades. Since 2013, he has been awarded many a prestigious competition prize, for instance first prize at the Rimsky-Korsakov International Competition of Opera Singing in 2016 in Saint Petersburg, or a year later, he came second and won the special prize of the jury at the Competizione dell’ Opera in Linz, Austria.

Competition Repertoire

Preliminary

Liszt: Lasst mich ruhen (A. H . H . Fallersleben)

Verdi: O Carlo ascolta – Rodrigo’s Aria from Don Carlos

Tchaikovsky: O Maria – Andrei’s Aria from Mazeppa

Semi-final

Tchaikovsky: Ya vas lyublyu (I love you) – Yeletsky’s Aria
from The Queen of Spades

Giordano: Nemico della Patria – Charles Gérard’s Aria
from Andrea Chénier

Final

Leoncavallo: Si puo? – Tonio’s Aria from I Pagliacci

Verdi: Pieta, rispetto, amore – Macbeth’s Lament from Macbeth

Verdi: Cortigiani, vil razza dannata – Rigoletto’s Aria from Rigoletto