An alumnus of the Galina Vishnevskaya Opera Center and Tchaikovsky State Conservatory in Moscow, Russian Baritone Alexey Bogdanchikov has been heard at such theaters as Staatsoper Hamburg, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, Teatro Municipale in Piacenza, Teatro Luciano Pavarotti in Modena and Guangzhou Opera House in China.
A member of the ensemble at Staatsoper Hamburg, Mr. Bogdanchikov can be seen in several roles there in the current 2015/16 season, including Rodrigo in Don Carlo for his house debut, Frank and Fritz in Die tote Stadt, Il Barone Douphol in La traviata, the title role in Eugene Onegin, Sid in La fanciulla del West, and Belcore in L’elisir d’amore. Future engagements include Pikovaya Dama, Le nozze di Figaro, Die Frau ohne Schatten, Lucia di Lammermoor, and Madama Butterfly at Staatsoper Hamburg.
In the 2014/15 season, Bogdanchikov sang several roles as an ensemble member of the Kolobov Novaya Opera in Moscow, including his house debut in the title role of Eugene Onegin, his debuts as Il Conte in Le nozze di Figaro and Prince Eletsky in The Queen of Spades, and Mercutio in Romeo et Juliette. His engagements for the 2013/14 season included Belcore in L’elisir d’amore at Teatro delle Muse in Ancone, Moralès in Carmen at Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, Marchese in La traviata at Guangzhou Opera House and Teatro Luciano Pavarotti in Modena, Paolo Albiani in Simon Boccanegra at Teatro Municipale di Piacenza, and Eugene Onegin in both Astrakhan and Magnitogorsk, Russia.
In 2013, Bogdanchikov represented Russia at the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition. In the 2011/12 season, as an ensemble member of Deutsche Oper Berlin, he sang such roles as Ping in Turandot, Moralès in Carmen, and Maximilian/Kapitän in Candide. In January of 2011, Mr. Bogdanchikov made his debut at the Teatro Comunale di Bologna as Wolfram in Tannhäuser.