Alexei Markov Russian baritone

Alexei Markov Russian baritone

Alexei Markov Since his acclaimed debut at the Metropolitan Opera singing Andrei Bolkonsky (War and Peace) Alexey Markov has already returned as Tomski in Pique Dame, Marcello in La Boheme, Il Conte di Luna (Il Trovatore) and Valentin (Faust).

Alexei Markov Russian baritone

Alexei Markov 2012/2013 season includes his debut in a new production of Il Trovatore at the Bayerische Staatsoper and debut at the Verbier Festival. During the 2013-2014 season at the Metropolitan, Markov is performing in La Bohéme.
Hailed by the press in summer 2009 as Robert in a new production of Iolanta in Baden-Baden (for DVD release), he then opened the 2009/10 season as Onegin marking his debut at the Zurich Opera and returns there for several productions in the 2012/13 (Nottingham in Roberto Devereux and Enrico in Lucia di Lamermoor) and 2013/14 (Tomski in Pique Dame and Nottingham in Roberto Devereux) seasons.

Summer 2011 saw a dazzling Salzburg Festival debut in Iolanta and later that year he made his debut in Amsterdam in a new production of Rimisky-Korsakov’s Invisble City of Kitezsh and in Madrid in a new production of Iolanta.

Previously, Alexei Markov made his French debut at the Opera de Lyon as both Eugene Onegin and Prince Yeletsky, sang Eugene Oneguin in Monte-Carlo and Di Luna at the Opera de Bordeaux as well as in a concert performance at the Theatre Champs Elysees in Paris. He also sang Iago in a new production ofOtello at the Semperoper Dresden, Scarpia (Tosca) in Frankfurt and Renato in a new production of Un Ballo in Maschera at the Graz Opera Theater.

Alexei Markov repertoire also includes Germont (La Traviata), Don Carlo (La Forza del Destino), Amfortas (Parsifal), Chorebe (Les Troyens)…

In addition, Alexei Markov has appeared with the Mariinsky Opera Company in Rotterdam, at the Deutsche Oper, the Mikkeli Festival (Finland), the Lincoln Center (New York) and  was seen with them at the Barbican Hall (London) singing Prince Yeletsky.

He has given solo recitals in Finland, Germany, Britain, France, Austria and Turkey and has been invited for concert programs at Carnegie Hall, Wigmore Hall, Tchaikovsky Hall in Moscow and is a soloist on the London Symphony Orchestra’s recording of Mahler’s eighth symphony, performed also in concert with the LSO at Carnegie Hall.

Native of Vyborg, northwest Russia, Alexei Markov joined the Academy of Young Singers of the Mariinsky Theatre and went on to win the Rimsky-Korsakov Vocal and the Obratsova Vocal Competitions and was awarded the second prize the Dresden Bel Canto Competition.

Metropolitan Opera

[Met Performance] CID:352228 
War and Peace {11}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/10/2007
Debuts: Aleksei Markov, Marina Poplavskaya, Keith Jameson, Ekaterina Gubanova, Vitaliy Bilyy, Alexander Morozov, Todd Thomas, Lucas Meachem, Jennifer Zetlan, Samuel Dylan Rosner, Jeffrey Roger, Scott Graham, Michael Gomborone, Ashley Kohl
Broadcast/Streamed
Review
[Met Performance] CID:352237
War and Peace {12}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/13/2007
[Met Performance] CID:352249
War and Peace {14}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/18/2007
[Met Performance] CID:352263
War and Peace {15}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/22/2007
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:353590 
New Production
Boris Godunov {265}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/11/2010
Debuts: Mikhail Svetlov, Andrew Oakden, Ferdinand Wõgerbauer, Moidele Bickel, Apostolia Tsolaki
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:353596
Boris Godunov {266}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/15/2010
[Met Performance] CID:353601
Boris Godunov {267}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/18/2010
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:353671 
Boris Godunov {268}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/23/2010
HD Simulcast
[Met Performance] CID:353602
Boris Godunov {269}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/25/2010
[Met Performance] CID:353608
Boris Godunov {270}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/30/2010
[Met Performance] CID:353863
Boris Godunov {271}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/09/2011
[Met Performance] CID:353868 
The Queen of Spades {67}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/11/2011
Debuts: Danielle Pastin, Dina Kuznetsova
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:353882
Boris Godunov {272}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/12/2011
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:353879
The Queen of Spades {68}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/15/2011
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:353883
Boris Godunov {273}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/17/2011
[Met Performance] CID:353885
The Queen of Spades {69}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/18/2011
[Met Performance] CID:353889
The Queen of Spades {70}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/21/2011
[Met Performance] CID:353899 
The Queen of Spades {71}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/26/2011
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354168 
La Bohème {1240}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/18/2011
Debut: Matthew Rose
[Met Performance] CID:354162
La Bohème {1241}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/22/2011
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:354175
La Bohème {1242}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/25/2011
[Met Performance] CID:354181
La Bohème {1243}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/28/2011
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354190
La Bohème {1244}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/02/2011
[Met Performance] CID:354201
La Bohème {1245}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/08/2011
[Met Performance] CID:354778
Il Trovatore {633}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/09/2013
[Met Performance] CID:354784
Il Trovatore {634}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/12/2013
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354791
Il Trovatore {635}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/16/2013
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354795
Il Trovatore {636}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/19/2013
Debut: Elena Manistina
[Met Performance] CID:354812
Il Trovatore {637}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/24/2013
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:354924
Faust {748}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/21/2013
Debut: Jonathon Loy
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:354929
Faust {749}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/25/2013
[Met Performance] CID:354939
Faust {750}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/28/2013
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:354940
Faust {751}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/02/2013
[Met Performance] CID:354947
Faust {752}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/05/2013
[Met Performance] CID:355245 
La Bohème {1246}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/14/2014
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:355256
La Bohème {1247}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/18/2014
[Met Performance] CID:355259
La Bohème {1248}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/22/2014
[Met Performance] CID:355269
La Bohème {1249}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/25/2014
[Met Performance] CID:355278
La Bohème {1250}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/30/2014
[Met Performance] CID:355752
La Traviata {994}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/17/2015
[Met Performance] CID:355761
La Traviata {995}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/21/2015
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:355768
La Traviata {996}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/24/2015
[Met Performance] CID:355785
Metropolitan Opera Premiere (Iolanta)
New Production (Bluebeard’s Castle)
Iolanta {1} Bluebeard’s Castle {25}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/29/2015
Debuts: Ilya Bannik, Mariusz Trelinski, Boris Kudlicka, Marek Adamski, Marc Heinz, Tomasz Wygoda, Bartek Macias, Piotr Gruszczynski, Cassandra Zoé Velasco, Eichin Azizov
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:355786
Iolanta {2} Bluebeard’s Castle {26}
Metropolitan Opera House; 2/03/2015
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:355796
Iolanta {3} Bluebeard’s Castle {27}
Metropolitan Opera House; 2/07/2015
[Met Performance] CID:355800
Iolanta {4} Bluebeard’s Castle {28}
Metropolitan Opera House; 2/10/2015
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:355813 
Iolanta {5} Bluebeard’s Castle {29}
Metropolitan Opera House; 2/14/2015
HD Simulcast
[Met Performance] CID:355828
Iolanta {7} Bluebeard’s Castle {31}
Metropolitan Opera House; 2/21/2015
[Met Performance] CID:355981
Un Ballo in Maschera {301}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/06/2015
[Met Performance] CID:355986
Un Ballo in Maschera {302}
Metropolitan Opera House; 05/09/2015
[Met Performance] CID:356627
I Puritani {58}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/10/2017
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:356629
I Puritani {59}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/14/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356633 
I Puritani {60}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/18/2017
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:356637
I Puritani {61}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/22/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356641
I Puritani {62}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/25/2017
[Met Performance] CID:356644
I Puritani {63}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/28/2017
[Met Performance] CID:357127
Iolanta {8} Bluebeard’s Castle {32}
Metropolitan Opera House; 1/24/2019
Debut: Henrik Nanasi
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:357131
Iolanta {9} Bluebeard’s Castle {33}
Metropolitan Opera House; 1/28/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357135
Iolanta {10} Bluebeard’s Castle {34}
Metropolitan Opera House; 2/01/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357138
Iolanta {11} Bluebeard’s Castle {35}
Metropolitan Opera House; 2/04/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357143 
Iolanta {12} Bluebeard’s Castle {36}
Metropolitan Opera House; 2/09/2019
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:357330
The Queen of Spades {72}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/29/2019
Debuts: Vasily Petrenko, Lise Davidsen, Igor Golovatenko, Patrick Cook, Mané Galoyan
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:357334
The Queen of Spades {73}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/02/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357339
The Queen of Spades {73}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/02/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357338
The Queen of Spades {74}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/05/2019
Broadcast/Streamed
[Met Performance] CID:357340
The Queen of Spades {75}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/08/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357345 
The Queen of Spades {76}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/14/2019
Matinee Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:357351
The Queen of Spades {77}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/18/2019
[Met Performance] CID:357356
The Queen of Spades {78}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/21/2019

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