(biography, photos, videos) Eugene Kungurov
Evgeny Kungurov: biography
Evgeny Kungurov was born in the Sverdlovsk region, in the small village of Zarechny. His father was a soldier, so the family lived in a military town close to the part. The mother was a singer, a soloist of the military vocal-instrumental ensemble. Mom instilled a little Wife love for classical music, became his first teacher for voice training and the level of development of the musical ear.
Noticing that my son has high ability to make music, his parents sent the boy to a music school on Bayan. Eugene not only mastered the various techniques of performance on this instrument, but first took the stage as a vocalist. First, he was a member of a large choir in the music school, which brings together children of different ages. But a few years ago I tried myself and as a soloist. The first big solo performance was when Eugene Kungurova was 15 years old. The atmosphere of the room, the feeling you get when going on stage, moments of excitement before the show – all of this finally convinced the guy to associate with music.
To realize his dream, after high school, Eugene at age 16, goes to the capital and entered the school of music at the Moscow Conservatory, where he studied professional singing. After school waiting for his Moscow state Conservatory named after Tchaikovsky. Yevgeny Kungurov continues to improve skills and implement a natural talent. As an interesting baritone singer attracts listeners while still a student at the Conservatory. He regularly tours and gives concerts, performs with the exemplary orchestra of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia, became a permanent member of the Russian national orchestra.
While still a Conservatory student, Kungurov takes part in concert programs of the famous pianist, composer and conductor Michael Pletnev. The major work in this period is the implementation of the Central arias in the Opera of Sergei Rachmaninoff «Aleko». In 2004, was a member of charity Foundation «New names», which also made a good impression.
After graduating from the Conservatory, the singer continues the cooperation with the orchestra of the MIA of the Russian Federation, and becomes a leading soloist and protagonist. In addition, Kungurov performed the title role in the Opera «Eugene Onegin» at the Opera at the Moscow state Conservatory, plays a cameo role in the theater «New Opera». His biggest role in this team — Papageno in Mozart’s «the Magic flute».
Despite the fact that Eugene Kungurov was quite famous among the Moscow fans of an Opera, he wanted a new challenge, new interesting tasks. It is for this singer becomes a member of the musical TV project «Grand Opera», which was released on the channel «Culture» in 2011. After a successful performance in this show was followed by others — «the Voice» and «one to One». It is the «Voice» has become a significant steps to elevate the popularity of the artist. This project Kungurov was able to reach the penultimate stage, but gave the singer Dina Garipova of Tatarstan, which eventually became the winner of the show.
Success in the show «the Voice» in addition to broad popularity also brought a full concert halls and opened the horizon for new opportunities. Evgeny Kungurov now not only acts as a solo artist, but appears intermittently in various competitions as a jury member becomes co-anchor with Maria Maksakova in the program «Romanticism of a romance».
In 2013, the artist again gets a new experience, this time as a member of the vocal group «Three». At the Kungurova soloists trio were two other baritone Maxim Batyrev Vladislav Kosarev. In 2014, the trio gave several concerts, which were very warmly received by the audience.
Evgeny Kungurov not really like to dwell on the subject of personal life, preferring to let the audience paid attention to his work. He even takes off his wedding ring before going on stage, demonstrating that it wants to protect the family from fans and journalists.
The singer got married in 2012, Natalia Troitskaya, who graduated from drama school named Shchukin and at various times was an actress of the theatre of Musical Drama, «Lenkom» and «the Nikitsky gate». A family is raising young son of Natalia from her first marriage that Eugene perceives as her own child.
- Dr. Falk — «die Fledermaus» by Johann Strauss
- Papageno — «the Magic flute» by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
- The Count Capriccio Of Richard Strauss
- Marco «Gianni Schicchi» By Giacomo Puccini
- Marullo — «Rigoletto» By Giuseppe Verdi
- A police officer, Fiorello — Il Barbiere di Siviglia Rossini joanie
- Cat — «cat house» Pavel Valdgardt
- Schaunard and Marcel — «La Boheme» by Giacomo Puccini
- Robert — «Iolanthe,» Pyotr Tchaikovsky
- Germont — «La Traviata» By Giuseppe Verdi
- Onegin — «Eugene Onegin» By Pyotr Tchaikovsky