Yulia Matochkina (Mezzo soprano)|
• Prize-winner at the All-Russian Competition Young Talents of Russia
• Prize-winner at the IV International Orpheus
Young Singers’ Competition (Volgograd, 2007, 2nd prize)
Born in Mirny (Arkhangelsk Region). In 2004 she graduated from
the Arkhangelsk Regional School of Music, conducting and choral department.
In 2009 she graduated from the vocal faculty of the Petrozavodsk
Glazunov State Conservatoire (class of V.A. Gladchenko).
Since 2008 she
has been a soloist with the Mariinsky Academy of Young Singers.
Repertoire at the Mariinsky Theatre includes:
Nicoletta (The Love for Three Oranges)
Storchenko’s Brunette Sister, Peasant Woman (Shponka and His Aunt)
Third Lady (Die Zauberflöte)
Witch, Third Nymph
(Rusalka by Antonín Dvořák)
Cherubino (Le nozze di Figaro)