Competitors passed through to the Final

Muzychenko, Iuliia

No. 47

Voice type: soprano

Country: Russia

Date of Birth: 22 June 1994

Ms Muzychenko is currently a student at the Saint Petersburg State Conservatory with Tamara Novichenko, but has participated in masterclasses held by Natalie Dessay, Elena Obraztsova, Olga Makarina and Ildar Abdrazakov. In March 2015, she made her debut at the Mariinsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg with the title role in the contemporary composer, Tarnapolsky’s Cinderella. A year later, she took to the stage at the Hermitage Theatre with role of Frasquita in Bizet's Carmen, then at the Theatre of the Saint Petersburg State Conservatory she starred in the title role of Iolanta by Tchaikovsky. Ms Muzychenko has participated at the Festival "Empire of Tchaikovsky" in San Remo and Nice.  In 2016, she was the winner of the Sergey Rachmaninov International Vocal Competition of the 5th V. Shtokolov International Vocal Competition and before that also at the Crescendo International Music Competition in Carnegie Hall in New York. She has collaborated with conductors like Fabrizio Cassi, Alexander Kantorov, Sergey Stadler or Fabio Pirola.

Competition Repertoire

Preliminary

Liszt: Oh! quand je dors (V. Hugo)

Delibes: Bell Song (Ou va la jeune Hindoue?) – Lakmé’s Aria from Lakmé

Rimsky-Korsakov: Ivan Sergeich khochesh (Come to the Garden, Ivan Sergeyevich) – Marfa’s Aria from The Tsar’s Bride

Semi-final

Verdi: Caro nome – Gilda’s Aria from Rigoletto

Verdi: È strano ... Ah, fors'è lui – Violetta’s Aria from La traviata

Final

Donizetti: Ardon gli incensi – Lucia’s Aria from Lucia di Lammermoor

Puccini: O mio babbino caro – Lauretta’s Aria from Gianni Schicchi

Puccini: Quando m’en vo – Musetta’s Waltz from La bohème