Dmitry Volosnikov (Conductor)|
Dmitry Volosnikov – Conductor of the Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre.
He graduated from the Urals State Conservatory with a degree in choral conducting in 1993 and studied symphony conducting with Maestro Kolobov at the post-graduate department of the conservatory.
Dmitry Volosnikov is a laureate of the First Pan Russian Contest of choral Conductors
He worked as a conductor at the Yekaterinburg Theatre of Opera and Ballet and at the Yekaterinburg Modern Music and Theatre Centre, where he directed and conducted Rossini’s La Cenerentola and Massenet’s Thais.
Dmitry Volosnikov joined the Novaya Opera in 1998. He is the music director and conductor of Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, Thomas’ Hamlet, Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov, Orff’s Carmina Burana, the “Bravissimo!” opera mix, the “Maria Callas” musical offering,in the “Rossini” musical divertissement, Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker (joint production with the Imperial Russian Ballet); he also conducts Verdi’s La Traviata, Bellini’s Norma, Tchaikovsky’s and Rachmaninov’s Romances, and Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore. Dmitry Volosnikov has participated in the CD recordings “Chorus of the Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow” and “Soloists of the Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow”.
For several years Dmitry Volosnikov has been the music director of the Evgeny Kolobov Choral and Bell Music Festival “Transfiguration” in Yaroslavl.