Irina Rakova Romanovna


Category: Professional/Opera



The Semi-Final Round

Irina Rakova-soprano

G.Puccini: Manon Lescaut: Sola,perduta,abbandonata

Rakova Irina Romanovna, lyric soprano in St. Petersburg, was born in Siberia in Novokuznetsk.
In 2006 she graduated from St. SUL. Rimsky-Korsakov (opera singing, class of S.N. Burkovskaya)
In 2011 she graduated from the singing and directing department of the St. Petersburg State Conservatory named after I. SUL. Rimsky Korsakov. (class of I.P. Bogacheva and A.A. Shestakova).

Winner of the international competition of Russian romantic actors Romansiada  (2013)
Winner of the Art-Vocal international competition (2014)
Winner of the Academy international competition (2016)

Soloist-singer in the Silver Strings folk instrument orchestra (2006-2008)

On stage at the Conservatory Theater she played the roles of Belinda and the Second Lady in Purcell's Dido and Aeneas (2008-2011)

On the stage of the Yusupo Theater she sang the part of Pamina in Mozart's The Magic Flute (2009-2011)
Since 2017 she has been the soloist of the Galina Tarasova Operetta Theater in St. Petersburg. She where she played the parts:
Kalman ;Bayadera; the feast of Odette
Strauss ;The Bat;, part of Adele
Okorokov Musical ;The Marriage of Figaro; based on the opera by Pierre Beaumarchais.

In September 2020 she was the winner at the Conservatory of Music of Santa Cecilia in Rome
for the selections for the II level Biennial Degree in Opera Singing with Maestro Virna


The First Round

Irina Rakova Romanovna,Soprano

G.Puccini:Turandot: aria Liu ;Tu,che di gel sei cinta