Anna Denisova



  • 2013  2nd Prize at the Klaudia Taev Competition in Estonia
  • 2015  debut as Prilepa at the Mariinsky Theatre under Valery Gergiev
  • 2017  Violetta under Erki Pehk with PromFest in Estonia
  • 2018  2nd Prize at the competition "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" 
  • 2019  Marfa at the Mariinsky Theatre
  • 2019  Mélisande at the Mariinsky Theatre


Young Russian soprano Anna Denisova debuted at the Mariinsky Theatre as Prilepa/ The Queen of Spades during the Stars of the White Nights festival 2015, under the baton of Valery Gergiev. Her repertoire with Mariinsky Theatre includes Mélisande/ Pelléas et Mélisande, Nannetta/ Falstaff, the title role of The Snow MaidenMarfa/ The Tsar’s Bride, Tsarevna/ Kaschey the Immortal, Zerlina/ Don Giovanni, Voce dal cielo/ Don Carlo, Suor Genovieffa/ Suor Angelica, Waldvogel/ Siegfried, Blumenmädchen/ Parsifal, Barbarina/ Le Nozze di Figaro, Dunyasha/ War and Peace, Jouvenot / Adriana Lecouvreur (alongside Anna Netrebko) as well as Zamarashka in R.Schedrin’s A Christmas Tale. With the Mariinsky Orchestra she sang the soprano solos in Haydn's Creation, Händel’s Messiah, Bach’s Mass in B minor and Orff’s Carmina Burana. She has toured with the theatre to Baden-Baden, Paris, China and Japan.

Anna Denisova’s plans for the 2020/2021 season include the title role of Stravinsky's Le Rossignol at Théatre du Chatelet and Opéra de Lyon as well as Violetta/ La Traviata with Opera North.

With PromFest in Estonia, under the baton of Erki Pehk, Anna Denisova has performed Micaëla/ Carmen and Violetta/ La Traviata. She has appeared as Micaëla with Vanemuine Theatre, as Violetta with Kaunas State Musical Theatre and as Ludmila/ Ruslan and Ludmila with Astrahan State Theatre. At the open-air festival Altogether Opera she has appeared as Luisa/ Prokofiev’s Betrothal in a Monastery and as Ludmila/ Ruslan I Ludmila, conducted by Fabio Mastrangelo. She sang the role of Helen in Hindemith’s There and back again at the Saint Petersburg Hermitage Theatre. Her concert repertoire includes also Bach’s Magnificat, Mozart’s Litaniae, Rachmaninov’s Bells and Schubert’s Mass in E flat major.

Anna Denisova won 4th prize at the Glinka Competition 2019, 2nd prize at Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg 2018, 2nd prize at the Zara Dolukhanova Competition 2016, 1st prize at the Jakub Pustina Competition 2014 and 2nd prize at the Klaudia Taev Competition 2013. She began her studies at the Khabarovsk Regional College of the Arts. After winning 1st prize at the New Names competition 2010 and the Denis Matsuev Prize, she enrolled at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory, graduating in 2016 and followed by postgraduate studies.


Snow Maiden

Lucia: "Regnava nel silenzio"


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Concert Repertoire

J.S. Bach   Messe H-Moll, Magnificat

G.F. Händel    "Messiah"

J. Haydn   "Die Schöpfung"

W.A. Mozart    "Litaniae Lauretanae"

C. Orff    "Carmina Burana"

S. Rachmaninov    "The Bells"

C. Saint-Saens    "La Nuit"

F. Schubert    "Messe Es-Dur"


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