Olga Borodina

Born 29 July 1963
Olga Borodina
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1963-07-29
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Olga Borodina

Olga Borodina Biography (Wikipedia)

Olga Vladimirovna Borodina (born 29 July 1963, in Leningrad) is a leading mezzo-soprano, known for her roles in Russian operas at her home company, the Mariinsky Theatre, and for her international performing and recording career in a varied repertoire.

In 1992, Borodina made her debut in Samson and Delilah at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden with Plácido Domingo. She performs frequently at the Metropolitan Opera and the San Francisco Opera and many other opera houses in roles including Cinderella in La Cenerentola, Marguérite in La damnation de Faust, Eboli in Don Carlos, Principessa in Adriana Lecouvreur, Carmen in the opera of the same name, Marfa in Khovanshchina, and Amneris in Aida. Borodina is known for her "plush" voice.

She has received recognition as a People's Artist of Russia in 2002, the first prize gold medal of the 1998 Rosa Ponselle Vocal Competition, and also won the Barcelona competition in 1989. She was awarded the State Prize of the Russian Federation (2006). She was one of the winners of the 2007 Opera News Awards for distinguished achievement.

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Gustav Mahler
Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht (Symphony No. 2)
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Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht (Symphony No. 2)
Gustav Mahler
Symphony No. 2 'Resurrection' - IV. Urlicht - Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht
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Symphony No. 2 'Resurrection' - IV. Urlicht - Sehr feierlich, aber schlicht
Modest Petrovich Musorgsky, Vladimir Galusin, Olga Borodina, Mariinsky Orchestra, Mariinsky Chorus & Valery Gergiev
Gospodi slavy (Khovanshchina, Act 5)
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Gospodi slavy (Khovanshchina, Act 5)

Gospodi slavy (Khovanshchina, Act 5)

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Modest Petrovich Musorgsky
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Vladimir Galusin
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Camille Saint‐Saëns
Samson et Dalila: Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix
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Samson et Dalila: Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix
Giuseppe Verdi
Requiem: Dies Irae; Tuba mirum; Mors stupebit; Liber scriptus
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Requiem: Dies Irae; Tuba mirum; Mors stupebit; Liber scriptus
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Songs Op.2: No.2 In the dark grove, the nightingale is silent (a.k.a. The Nightingale)
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Songs Op.2: No.2 In the dark grove, the nightingale is silent (a.k.a. The Nightingale)
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
The Lark sings louder from In Spring Op.43
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The Lark sings louder from In Spring Op.43
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
In the dark grove, the nightingale is silent from 4 Songs Op.4
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In the dark grove, the nightingale is silent from 4 Songs Op.4
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Octave from To the Poet Op.45
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Octave from To the Poet Op.45
Camille Saint‐Saëns
Samson & Delilah: "Mon Coeur s'ouvre a ta voix"
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Samson & Delilah: "Mon Coeur s'ouvre a ta voix"
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
None But The Lonely Heart
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None But The Lonely Heart
Sergei Prokofiev
Cantata 'Alexander Nevsky' (Proms 2016)
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Cantata 'Alexander Nevsky' (Proms 2016)
Modest Mussorgsky
Songs and dances of death, arr. Shostakovich for medium voice & orchestra
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Songs and dances of death, arr. Shostakovich for medium voice & orchestra
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Eugene Onegin - Act 1 Duet and Quintet
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Eugene Onegin - Act 1 Duet and Quintet
Anton Rubinstein
Tambourine Op 76 No 6
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Tambourine Op 76 No 6
Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Orchestre de Paris, Semyon Bychkov, Nuccia Focile & Olga Borodina
Eugene Onegin (Overture and opening)
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Eugene Onegin (Overture and opening)
Camille Saint‐Saëns
Samson et Dalila - Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix
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Samson et Dalila - Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix
Bulat Minjelkiev, Mikhail Chernozukov, Nikolai Ohotnikov, Valery Alexeev, Kirov Orchestra, Kirov Theatre Chorus, Модест Петрович Мусоргский, Валерий Абисалович Гергиев, Alexei Steblianko & Ольга Бородина
Khovanshchina - opera, compl. & orch Shostakovich
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Khovanshchina - opera, compl. & orch Shostakovich

Khovanshchina - opera, compl. & orch Shostakovich

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Bulat Minjelkiev, Mikhail Chernozukov, Nikolai Ohotnikov, Valery Alexeev, Kirov Orchestra, Kirov Theatre Chorus, Модест Петрович Мусоргский, Валерий Абисалович Гергиев, Alexei Steblianko & Ольга Бородина
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2016: Prom 1: First Night of the Proms
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Royal Albert Hall
2016-07-15T17:07:54
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2016
Proms 2016: Prom 1: First Night of the Proms

Proms 2016: Prom 1: First Night of the Proms

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2003: Prom 42
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Royal Albert Hall
2003-08-20T17:07:54
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Aug
2003

Proms 2003: Prom 42

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2002: Prom 72
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Royal Albert Hall
2002-09-13T17:07:54
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Sep
2002

Proms 2002: Prom 72

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1997: Prom 72 - In memoriam Diana, Princess of Wales (1/7/1961 - 31/8/1997)
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Royal Albert Hall
1997-09-12T17:07:54
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Sep
1997

Proms 1997: Prom 72 - In memoriam Diana, Princess of Wales (1/7/1961 - 31/8/1997)

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1996: Prom 02
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Royal Albert Hall
1996-07-20T17:07:54
20
Jul
1996

Proms 1996: Prom 02

Royal Albert Hall

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