Maria Lobanova

Born in Vilnius. In 2004 graduated the Moscow State Ippolitov-Ivanov Pedagogical Music Institute (piano). In 2009 – from the vocal faculty of the Moscow State Institute of Culture and Arts (class of V. Osipov).

In 2007—09 was a soloist-trainee at the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Music Theatre, in 2009—12 was a soloist at the theatre.

In 2012—14 —was a participant of the Young Artist Programme of the Bolshoi Theatre. 

Since 2016 has been a soloist with the opera troupe of the Bolshoi Theatre.   


2nd award of the Moscow international Competition of Young Performers of Russian Romance Romansiada


2nd award of the Competition of Vocalists at the 22nd Sobinov Musical Festival (Saratov)


Diploma of the International Glinka Competition of Vocalists


Diploma of the competition Wagner Stimmen (Karlsruhe, Germany)

Repertoire at The Bolshoi Theatre

Katerina (Katerina Izmailova)
Nastassya Filippovna (The Idiot)
Kupava (The Snow Maiden)
Olga Tokmakova (The Maid of Pskov, concert performance)
Liza (The Queen of Spades)
The Foreign Princess (Rusalka) — the first performer at the Bolshoi Theatre
Tsaritsa Militrisa (The Tale of Tsar Saltan)
Manon Lescaut (Manon Lescaut)
Tosca (Tosca)
Ortrud (Lohengrin)
Salome (Salome)

Repertoire at the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Music Theatre

Masha (Moscow, Cheryomushki)
Tamara (The Demon)
Tatiana (Eugene Onegin)
Tsaritsa Militrisa (The Tale of Tsar Saltan)
Sailor’s wife (Le Pauvre Matelot by D. Milhaud, performance Café “Socrates”)
Antonia’s Mother (Les Contes d’ Hoffmann


Performed at the Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern (Germany). Participated in several festivals, such as Passione dell’amore by the Irina Arkhipova Foundation, the 22nd Sobinov Music Festival, the festival Maria Bieshu invites… (Kishinev), the mono-festival Music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky, the mono-festival Music by Sergei Rachmaninov, the International Festival of Arts Moscow Nights with Tchaikovsky. The International Music Festival Khabarovsk-2013, the All-Russian Festival Panorama of Musical Theatres (Omsk), as well as in the project Parade of soprano by the Irina Arkhipova Foundation (Kislovodsk), the music programmes at the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts.  

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