Honoured Artist of the Republic of Tatarstan
Marat Gali

Born in Podolsk, Moscow region. In 1995 graduated from the conducting faculty of the Moscow Conservatoire, in 1999 — from the vocal faculty.

In 1999—2002 was a soloist the Moscow State Academic Philarmonia.

In 2002 was accepted into the opera troupe of the Bolshoi Theatre, since 2003 has been a soloist with the opera troupe.

1st award of the All-Russian Franz Schubert Competition of Vocalists

Honoured Artist of the Republic of Tatarstan


Pong, Pang (Turandot)
Tsar Berendey, Wood Spirit (The Snow Maiden)
L’abate di Chazeuil (Adrianna Lecouvreur ) — the first performer at the Bolshoi Theatre
Monsieur Triquet (Eugene Onegin)
Tom Rakewell (The Rake’s Progress)
Malcolm (Macbeth)
Bomelius (The Tsar’s Bride)
Jacob Glock (The Fiery Angel ) — the first performer at the Bolshoi Theatre
Government Official (Khovanshchina)
Mozart (Mozart and Salieri)
Daland’s Steersman (Der Fliegende Hollaender )
Zinovy Borisovich (The Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk)
Dr. Cajus, Fenton (Falstaff by G. Verdi)
Goro (Madama Butterfly)
Tamino (Die Zauberflöte)
The Prince (The Love for Three Oranges )
Abdallo (Nabucco)
Chekalinsky (The Queen of Spades)
Astrologer (The Golden Cockerel )
Almerik (Iolanta)
Andres (Wozzeck)
Valzacchi (Der Rosenkavalier)
Gastone (La Traviata)
Ovlur (Prince Igor)
Mephistopheles (The Fiery Angel )
Simpleton, Shuisky, Court Boyar/Boyar from Kromy (Boris Godunov)
Basilio (Le nozze di Figaro)
Remendado (Carmen)
Tenor II (The Fable of the Vixen, the Cock, the Cat and the Ram, the part The Fables of the Vixen, the Duckling and Balda)
Parpignol (La Bohème)
The Count of Lerma (Don Carlo)
First Troll (The Story of Kai and Gerda)
Zinoviy Borisovich, First labourer/ Drunken guest (Katerina Izmailova)
Laura's guest (The Stone Guest)
Dancing Master (Manon Lescaut )
Red Whiskers (Billy Budd)
Grinder (The Idiot)
The Supreme Judge, Amelia's servant (Un Ballo in Maschera)
Alchemist / Sultan Achmet / Crook (Candide, theatrical concert performance)
Slave (Salome)
Tenor (the ballet A Hero of Our Time, part Bela)
Tenor/ The Intendant (the ballet Nureyev)
Noblemаn / Four Noblemen of Brabant (Lohengrin)

Also in his repertoire:

Gaev (Le Cerisaie by Ph. Fenelon)
Pygmalion (Pygmalion by J.-Ph. Rameau)
Serse (Serse by H.F. Handel)
Belmonte (Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail)
Count Almaviva (Il Barbiere di Seviglia)
Lensky (Eugene Onegin)
The Indian Guest (Sadko)
Guido d'Arezzo (Guido's Exercises and Dances by V. Martynov)
Latino (Enea nel Lazio by G. Sarti)


Performed in opera production at the Teatro Massimo (Palermo, Italy), the Paris National Opera, Opera national de Lyon, the Slovene National Opera and Ballet Theatre and the Mariinsky Theatre.

Participated in several large festivals, such as Festival d’Aix-en-Provence (France), Sacro Art (Loccum, Germany), Ludwigsburg Opera Festival (Germany), the Festival of Chamber Music in Lockenhaus (Austria), the Gideon Kremer Festival (Sigule, Latvia), the International Music Festival at Le Touquet (France), the Shizuoka Theatre Festival (Japan), the Mikhailov Festival (Cheboksary), the Sobinov Festival (Saratov), the International Chamber Art Festival (Kostomuksha), the International Music Festival “Sheremetiev Seasons” (Moscow), the Leonid Desyatnikov Festival of Music “Love and Life of a Poet” (Moscow, St Petersburg), the Festival of Chamber Music for the centenary of Dmitry Shostakovich (St Petersburg), the Open Festival of Arts “Cherry Forest” (Moscow), the Lincoln Center Festival (New York, USA), the Hong Kong Arts Festival and many more.


2001 — The Creation by J. Haydn, conducted by Yuri Kochnev, Boheme Music

2003 — Enea nel Lazio by G. Sarti, the part of Latino, conducted by Arcady Steinlucht, Bongiovanni

2004 — The Bard and the Prophet by J. Schlenck, conducted by Timothy Mount

General partner of the Bolshoi Theatre — insurance company «Ingosstrakh»
Privileged sponsor of the Bolshoi Theatre — Tinkoff Bank
Privileged partner of the Bolshoi Theatre — GUM