Anastasia Lebedyantseva, mezzo-soprano
I was born at November 18th in 1988 in Moscow.
When I was 5 years old I started to study music. Then was a music school which I finished and already after that began my long vocal professional way. I was 13 years old. Before that I had performed a lot in a big chorus. It was my beginning.
In 2011 I finished Moscow State Art and Cultural University with honors with a degree of “Relationships with society in socio-cultural sphere».
In 2012 finished Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory Academic Music College with honors with a degree of “Choir and ensemble artist”. While studying in Moscow participated in many concerts. In october 2013 I had my rechital in Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory. Also became a soloist of Moscow youth chamber orchestra conducted by Valery Vorona. With the collective I performed at the festival «Ochy Chyornye” (Montekantini-Terme/Florence 2014-2016).
My life completely changed in 2011, when I met famous Latvian teacher Anita Garanča. I started to visit her lessons in Riga and then decided to move permanently in Latvia.
In 2012 I entered Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music (Krišjānis Norvelis class).
In 2013 become a student of the young artists opera program ENOA in Latvian National Opera. As a part of this program I participated in master-classes of many well known teachers: Anita Garanča, Inga Kalna, Axel Everaert, Andrejs Žagars etc.
In 2014 had my debut as Cherubino in W. A. Mozart’s opera “Le nozze di Figaro” in Latvian National Opera. Also sung roles of footboy (Rigoletto) and proncess Nicoletta (The Love for Three Oranges).
In March 2015 I became a participant in Latvian Chamber Music Concert (LNOB) and in July 2015 as a part of festival “Tchaykovsky Non Stop” performed with Symphonic orchester of Tatarstan in Jurmala, Latvia.
In June 2016 I finished my bachelor degree in Latvian Music Academy and started my Master degree in Lithuanian Music and Theatre Academy in Irena Milkevičiūte class.
In August 2017 became a participant of Orlando Festival Master classes with amazing coach Axel Everart.
In October 2017 I became a participant of Jubilee gala concert (25 years of Russian Performing arts Foundation) with orchestra (Moscow Conservatory Great Hall).
In March 2018 I was a participant of Belcanto masterclass in Andria (Italy) with maestro Marco Balderi, Simone Marziali and Cristina Park.
In December 2018 I performed as Orlovsky in Die Fledermause (debute) in Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre.
In January 2019 I had three performances as Suzuki in Madama Butterfly (debute) also in Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theatre.
In April I was a part of project with Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra (two gala concerts – «Strauss Gala»), conductor – Modestas Pitrenas.
I have got a lot of concerts and projects in Riga in St. Paula Church with Elena-Privalova Epshtein.
In my repertoire I also have Carmen, Olga, Quickly, Zitta roles. But my dream – prepare and sing Romeo, Charlotta and Smeton roles:) Bel canto for me right now – a very true road.