Orchestra
Dmitri Jurowski
Evgeny Volynsky
Alexander Novikov
Eldar Nagiev
Dmitry Korchak
Karen Durgaryan
Pavel Sorokin
Mikhail Tatarnikov
Valentine Uryupin
Erzhan Dautov
Elena Makarova
Vladimir Sharifullin
Eldar Nagiev
Ekaterina Sivtsova
Ekaterina Moshkova
Tatiana Vostryakova
Anita Lakhina
Galina Gilfanova
Evgenia Ivanova
Anna Gurieva
Elena Uskova
Natalia Zhuk
Maya Kusailo
Julia Kuzova
Elena Mikhailova
Svetlana Tarasenko
Bogdan Ridnyy
Natalia Kazarnovskaya
Tatiana Ershova
Maria Tyutina
Olga Aksyonova
Polina Koksharova
Evgenia Kolesnikova
Violetta Berestenkova
Nurdana Egeshova
Alyona Kosacheva
Artyom Iyutin
Ekaterina Sibiryakova
Marina Averina
Elvira Abramenko
Olga Fridman
Anna Fomicheva
Ekaterina Lyzhina
Karina Pakharukova
Marina Gordeeva
Ekaterina Novgorodova
Nikolay Eryomenko
Anna Abanina
Olga Tarkhanova
Lyubov Surkova
Tatiana Dyndina
Viktoria Fedorova
Olga Yurkina
Julia Guryanova
Valentina Mordvinova
Elena Ivaschenko
Elmira Kharina
Evgenia Vlasova
Roman Averin
Larisa Levitskaya
Anton Grishkin
Maria Zueva
Vladislava Markova
Irina Filatova
Valery Tolstykh
Ekaterina Artemieva
Ivan Saltikov
Alexandra Ogorodnikova
Evnika Myasnikova
Alyona Kartseva
Vera Lazareva
Natalia Sokolova
Mikhail Shakirov
Irina Temirbaeva
Natalia Nagibneva
Dmitry Ivantsov
Vladimir Ishunkin
Lyudmila Romanova
Igor Lomatchenko
Darya Maklashova
Vladimir Fridman
Zoya Urakova
Ekaterina Uspenskaya
Aleksandra Onuchak
Vasily Kulagin
Sergey Kamyshev
Kristina Guskova
Roman Stepanov
Evgeny Lyzhin
Andrey Korotchenkov
Evgeny Kuznetsov
Elena Pilgueva
Roman Votyakov
Aleksander Seybel
Natalia Goncharova
Vladimir Dranitsa
Tatiana Yankovskaya
Sergey Brodsky
Alla Melekhova
Yakov Nagovitsin
Olga Lisovitskaya
Natalia Obogrelova
Pavel Kozhin
Dmitry Ivanenko
Sergey Zaytsev
Nikolay Levashov
Sophia Afanasieva
Arkady Makarov
Alexander Biryukov
Igor Balobolka
Vladimir Buzhigeev
Konstantin Molodsov
Nikolay Shevchenko
Jury Gukovsky
Valentina Popova
Konstantin Usov
Ilya Karmanov
Egor Dudchenko
Arsen Sarkazak
Vladislav Filipenko
Igor Koscheev
Andrey Sivtsov
Buyan Baikara
Matvei Filimonchenko
Dmitry Lykhin
Mikhail Sokolov
Nikolai Borisov
Sergey Yakovlev
Pavel Burkov
Vladimir Pavlik
Alexander Teplyuk
Ivan Baklanov
Ivan Lazarev
Anton Masloboev
Beibit Mukhamedin
Anton Ermolovich
Luisa Gimatdinova
Yury Duykov
Gleb Borschik
Dmitry Klyauster
Ivan Kozin
Viktor Ogorodnikov
Alexander Shestakov
Denis Kostin
Svyatoslav Karagedov
Egor Kobelev
Sergey Afonasevich
Vladimir Vysotin
Grigory Eroshkin
Timofei Temirbaev
Stanislav Kosvintsev
Roman Oslopov
Roman Matusevich
Tatiana Kuchina

Guest conductors

Karen Durgaryan

Conductor

Born in Yerevan, Armenia, Karen Durgaryan has been the Principal Conductor of the Armenian National State Opera and Ballet Theatre for over 15 years. Karen graduated from the Yerevan State Conservatory in 1996 and has studied with Prof. Mousin at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory in 1997. In 1995 he was appointed an Associate Conductor of the Armenian State Philharmonic Orchestra and the following year has been the Music Director of "Britten and Armenia" International Music Festival in Yerevan.

Karen Durgaryan regularly conducts the best opera houses in Russia: between 2008 and 2010 has been a guest of the Mikhailovsky Theatre in St. Petersburg and on tour, then has started a collaboration with the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg: by the invitation of maestro Valery Gergiev he has conducted the new production of “Spartacus” Ballet which he still regularly conducts both in St. Petersburg and on tour. He was invited again for the White Nights Festival 2013, celebrating the opening of the new Mariinsky Two and the 60th birthday of Maestro Valery Gergiev. He also regularly appears at the Kazan State Opera and Ballet Theatre both in Kazan and on tour.

His international conducting activity has had a special focus in Italy, where he has conducted the Teatro Lirico, Cagliari, the Teatro Regio Torino, the Teatro Carlo Felice, Genova, a new production of Evgeni Onegin by P.I.Tchaikovsky at the Teatro Verdi, Sassari in addition to concerts with the Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto and with the “Luigi Cherubini” Orchestra and the Toradze Piano Studio’s soloists, including its internationally famous leader at the Ravenna Festival. He also appeared regularly with the Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana in Palermo.

Karen Durgaryan has also conducted at the Leipzig Opera (recently on tour in Bogotà, Colombia) and at the Opéra National de Lyon; in December 2016 he made his debut at the Bayerisches Staatsoper conducting a new production of Spartacus by Aram Khachaturian, which he also presented at the Royal Ballet of Wallonia in January 2017 with the Brussels Philharmonic. Replacing Yuri Temirkanov he made a remarkable debut with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra in an all-Prokofiev program in November – December 2016.

Since 2015 Karen Durgaryan has a privileged relationship with the NOVAT, the Opera House of Novisibirsk (Russia), where he conducts most of the ballet productions (Cipollino, Giselle, Spartacus, Le corsaire, Don Quixote, La Bayadère). In March 2017 he has conducted the première of the new production of Peer Gynt by Grieg with the choreography of Edward Klug.

Karen Durgaryan holds the title of Honored Artist of Republic of Armenia and in 2010 was awarded with the highest medal of Armenia in field of art and culture.

Coming soon

Cipollino
ballet for children in two acts
Don Quixote
ballet in 3 acts with a prologue
La Bayadere
ballet in three acts
Le Corsaire
ballet in 2 acts
Carmen
opera in four acts
Spartacus
ballet in three acts
Peer Gynt
modern ballet in two acts