Paata Burchuladze

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Born in Tbilisi, he received his vocal education in his hometown under Olimpi Khelashvili. He was selected for finishing studies under Giulietta Simionato and Edoardo Mueller at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan. After debut, he embarked on a 35-year-long musical career during which he made appearances at leading opera houses around the world. In 1981, he emerged as the winner of the Voci Verdiane international vocal competition in Busseto, going on to win the gold medal and first prize at the Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow the following year. In 1985, he triumphed again at the International Luciano Pavarotti Competition. He proceeded to cause a major sensation at London’s Royal Opera House, where he made his debut with Ramfis/AIDA, alongside Katia Ricciarelli and Luciano Pavarotti, conducted by Zubin Mehta.

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“I have no doubt Paata Burchuladze will remain in the history of opera as one of the most outstanding performers of all times”.

Lucciano Pavarotti

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Upcoming performances

40 years anniversary on the stage

Paata Burchuladze's Concert

When

April 1

Where

Helikon Opera, Moscow

The Smile of Montserrat Caballé

Tribute Concert

When

April 12

Where

Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona

Eugene Onegin

Tschaikowsky

When

June 5, 7, 10, 13

Where

Staatsoper Hamburg

News

Anniversary of Yuri Temirkanov

On 15th of December Paata Burchuladze took part in a gala concert marking the 80th anniversary of a renowned conductor Yuri Temirkanov. The concert was held in the D.D. Shostakovich St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia.

Celebrating 40 years in opera

On 29 May the Mikhailovsky Theatre staged a gala concert to mark the fortieth anniversary of Paata Burchuladze’s debut as an artist. International opera stars congratulated outstanding singer.

Anniversary of Yuri Temirkanov

On 15th of December Paata Burchuladze took part in a gala concert marking the 80th anniversary of a renowned conductor Yuri Temirkanov. The concert was held in the D.D. Shostakovich St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia.

Celebrating 40 years in opera

On 29 May the Mikhailovsky Theatre staged a gala concert to mark the fortieth anniversary of Paata Burchuladze’s debut as an artist. International opera stars congratulated outstanding singer.

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Verdi

AIDA - Introduction

One of the most important performances (La Scala, 1986)

Starring: MARIA CHIARA – LUCIANO PAVAROTTI – PAATA BURCHULADZE – GHENA DIMITROVA – NICOLAI GHIAUROV – JUAN PONS

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Roles

Boris Godunov

M.P. Mussorgsky

Boris Godunov

Don Carlos

G. Verdi

Rey Felipe

Attila

G. Verdi

Attila

The Tsar's Bride

N. Rimsky-Korsakov

V. S. Sobakin

Khovanchina

M.P. Mussorgsky

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