Yury Rostotsky



  • 3rd Prize at Klaudia Taev International Competition for young opera singers 2015
  • since 2015 member of the soloist ensemble at Novaya Opera in Moscow
  • 2016 Belfiore in La finta giardiniera with Berliner Symphoniker
  • 2017 Brighella in Ariadne auf Naxos und the baton of Vladimir Jurowsky
  • 2018 title role in Händel's Samson in Moscow


Yury Rostotsky graduated from the Gnessins Academy of Music in 2014 where he studied with Prof. S. Gorenkova. In the summer of 2014, he polished his singing skills at the Oper Oder Spree Festival in Germany. and later on continued his training at the Accademia Rossiniana “Alberto Zedda” by Ernesto Palacio (Pesaro, Italy). He participated in workshops of prominent singers and teachers such as Galina Vishnevskaya, Valentina Levko, Vaza Chachava (Russia), Fabio Sartori (Italy), Deborah York (Great Britain), Darynn Zimmer (USA), Peter Maus, Robert Gambill, Snezana Nena Brzakovic, Johannes Von Duisburg, Semen Skigin (Germany), Juan Diego Florez (Peru).

A prizewinner of many national and international singing competitions, among them the Klaudia Taev International Competition in Pärnu, Estonia (3rd prize 2015), he quickly made himself known as one of the most interesting young tenors of his generation and has become a member of the soloist ensemble of the Novaya Opera Theatre in Moscow in 2015.

Since then, he performed the roles of Gaston (La Traviata), Romeo (Prokofiev’s Maddalena), both at Novaya Opera, Belfiore (Mozart’s La finta giardiniera) in Berlin, Lensky (Eugene Onegin) in Copenhagen, Damon (Handel’s Acis and Galatea) conducted by Peter Neumann in Moscow and Young Gipsy (Rachmaninov’s Aleko) in Moscow.

On the concert platform, Yury Rostotsky has sung the tenor parts in Mozart’s Requiem and Krönungsmesse, Haydn’s St. Nicholas Mass, Bach’s H-moll Messe, Matthäuspassion and Johannespassion, Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde, Purcell's Ode on St.Cecilia's Day, Saint-Saëns’ Oratorio de Noël, Rachmaninov’s All-Night Vigil, Stravinsky’s Pulcinella and Orff’s Carmina Burana.

His most recent and upcoming engagements include Brighella (Ariadne auf Naxos) under the baton of Vladimir Jurowski, the title role in Händel's Samson with the Russian National Orchestra in the Grand Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, as well as Young Sailor (Tristan und Isolde), under the baton of Jan Latham-Koenig, Almaviva (Barbiere di Siviglia), Lensky and Don Ramiro (La Cenerentola) at the Novaya Opera Theatre in Moscow.


Donizetti: "Una Furtiva Lagrima"

Donizetti: "Una Furtiva Lagrima" 2018


Yury Rostotsky: Schubert - Rachmaninov - Tchaikovsky "Kuda, kuda" 07:20

H-Moll Messe

Yury Rostotsky - Benedictus - Bach Mass in H-moll Dir: Jan Latham-Koenig


Klaudia Taev 2015 Finale | Yury Rostotsky - "Tradito, Schernito" (Così Fan Tutte)

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