Asmik Grigorian

Judith in Bluebeard's Castle / Winterreise

Biography

Education
Graduated at the National M.K. Čiurlionis School of Art in Vilnius (Lithuania); studied with tenor Gegham Grigorian in Nice (France) and with Irena Milkeviiute at the Lithuania Academy of Music; masterclass with Mirela Freni.
 
Highlights
Desdemona/Otello, Prilepa/Schoppenvrouw (Mariinsky Theatre St. Petersburg & BBC Philharmonic Orchestra); Violetta/La Traviata, Michaëla/Carmen, Cio-Cio San/Madama Butterfly, Liu/Turandot, Mimi en Musetta/La Bohème, Donna Anna/Don Giovanni.
Concerts with the Vilnius String Quartet, the Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra, the Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra and the Cremlin Chamber Orchestra.

Worked with
Jonathan Miller in Norway (Donna Anna/Don Giovanni) and Keith Warner in Warschau (Contessa/Nozze di Figaro).
 
Recent and future productions
Contessa/Nozze di Figaro (Opera Warschau); Rusalka (Komische Oper Berlin); Marie/Wozzeck (Opera Cologne); Lisa/Schoppenvrouw (Opera Graz).

Last update on 22 April 2013

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Bluebeard’s Castle/Winterreise is a unique combination of two great classical works, whose central theme is human loneliness. In Bartók’s only opera, the curiosity of the recently married young Judith leads her to discover Duke Bluebeard’s terrible secret....
Composer: Béla Bartók, Franz Schubert
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
Director: Kornél Mundruczó

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