Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Guest Artists


Young Bulgarian singer Svetlina Stoyanova graduated from The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland just recently – in 2018. The same year, she successfully auditioned for Vienna State Opera where she worked for two seasons. In addition, Svetlina Stoyanova performed at Opera Nice, Théâtre Anthéa in Antibes (France), at Bregenz Festival, the Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro, the Sofia Music Weeks and New Generation Festival (Florence). She sang at music halls - The Musikverein in Vienna and Wigmore Hall in London.

Part of Rosina young artist successfully performed at Vienna State Opera and at Bregenz Festival. “Without a doubt, the focal point of performance became very lively young singer Svetlina Stoyanova as Rosina…She created incredibly light character, vocally wholesome and technically refined. Her playfulness brightened up life in Doctor Bartolo’s household” (Online Merker 21 October 2019).
“Rosina (Svetlina Stoyanova) is very convincing - with her brilliant coloratura and natural charm. It is easy to understand why Conte di Almaviva fell in love with her” (ORF Vorarlberg, 14 August 2018).

Boris Pinkhasovich graduated from St Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire; he is currently a leading soloist of Mikhailovsky Theatre. He performed at the biggest theatres in Europe: Paris National Opera, Royal Opera House, Vienna State Opera, Bavarian State Opera, Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía in Valencia, as well as at the Salzburg Festival. He already collaborated with the Bolshoi Theatre when he took part in the concerts at Beethoven Hall. This time, he will be a part of our performance for the first time.

Boris Pinkhasovich performs Figaro at Mikhailovsky Theatre and Vienna State Opera. “Young Russian baritone Boris Pinkhasovich as Figaro is an absolute discovery. This name should be remembered. A magnificent voice, very powerful, yet at the same time agile. He is beautifully phrasing and completely convincing with his acting” (Online Merker, 05 May 2018).

Carlo Lepore gained fame as splendid Rossini singer, performer of belcanto and baroque-style operas. Artist sings at the biggest opera houses: La Scala, Rome Opera House, and Venetian La Fenice, Royal Opera House, Paris National Opera, Teatro Real in Madrid, Saxon State Opera in Dresden, The Cologne Opera, Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires, the Opéra de Montréal; at festivals: Arena di Verona, Glyndebourne Festival Opera, Savonlinna Opera Festival and many others. He is regularly performing at the Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro.

Carlo Lepore debuted at the Bolshoi Theatre in 2018, where he had title role in Don Pasquale by Donizetti. Last year he performed in Il viaggio a Reims by Rossini as Don Profondo.

He already sang part of Bartolo in Paris, Buenos Aires, Montreal, Naples and Palermo. “Carlo Lepore achieved perfection as Don Bartolo; few singers like him know how to assert the comic side of the character without exaggeration, exhibiting remarkable vocal means and textbook articulation”. (, 24 October 2020).