Pyotr Migunov

Born in Leningrad. Having completed his studies (choir conducting) at the Glinka Choral College, he entered the vocal department of the Saint-Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov State Conservatoire (Valery Lebedev’s class). He completed his studies at the Conservatoire in 1999 and in 2002 — he completed a post graduate course there (Professor Nikolai Okhotnikov’s class).

In 1993, he joined the State Academic Choral Capella of Saint-Petersburg as soloist. With the Capella he has sung the solo parts in the Requiems of Verdi and Mozart, Beethoven’s Symphony No.9, Johann-Sebastian Bach’s Mass in B Minor, Rachmaninov’s cantata The Bells, Stravinsky’s Les Noces and other works.

He has appeared in the USA, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, France, Spain, Portugal, Poland, Slovenia, Horvatia, Yugoslavia, Greece, South Korea, Japan.

In 2000, he made his debut at New York’s Carnegie Hall and the Lincoln Centre, and in 2003 — at the Concertgebouw (Amsterdam).

In 2019 he appeared with the Mikhailovsky Theatre in a new production of Aida (Pharaon).

Has CD recordings.

In 2003, he made his debut at the Bolshoi Theatre.


1st prize at the Sviridov international competition

2004, Kursk

Merited Artist of the Russian Federation


1st prize at the 5th International competition of young performers

1997, Tokyo

Diploma at the 5th international competition of young performers

1997, Krakow

Special prize at the 7th international Mozart competition

1999, Salzburg

Giuseppe Verdi international competition (Busseto, diploma, 1999)

Diploma and special prize at the 2nd Yelena Obraztsova international competition for young opera singers

2001, Saint-Petersburg

2nd prize and special award at the 21st International Glinka Competition

2005, Chelyabinsk
Repertoire at the Bolshoi Theatre

Tom (Un Ballo in Maschera)

Bertrand (Iolanta)

Benoit (La Boheme)

Angelotti (Tosca)

Varsonofiev (Mussorgsky’s Khovanshchina)

Pistola (Falstaff)

Rosenthal (Desyatnikov’s The Children of Rosenthal)

Vocal Solo (ballet Leah to music by Leonard Bernstein, Alexei Ratmansky creation)

The Doorkeeper (Die Zauberfloete)

Rangoni (Boris Godunov)

Prince Yuri Vsevolodovich (Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh and of the Maiden Fevronia)

Doctor (Wozzeck)

The Cook (The Love for Three Oranges)

Timur (Turandot)

Frost (The Snow Maiden)

Faust (The Fiery Angel)

Leporello (Don Giovanni)

Sobakin (The Tsar’s Bride)

Sarastro (Die Zauberfloete)

Pimen (Boris Godunov)

Doctor Grenvil (La Traviata)

Alessio, Count Rodolpho (La Sonnambula)

Igor Svyatoslavich (Prince Igor)

The Grand Inquisitor (Don Carlo)

Thibaut d’Arc (The Maid of Orleans)

Colline (La Boheme)

Zuniga (Carmen)

King Rene (Iolanta)

Leporello (The Stone Guest)

Rogozhin (The Idiot)

Figaro (Le nozze di Figaro)

Don Prudenzio (Il Viaggio a Reims)

Tom (Un mallo in maschera)

Gremin (Eugene Onegin)

Luka Zinovyich (Rimsky-Korsakov's Sadko)

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