soprano.Ekaterina Kichigina studied at the Choral Department of the Gnessins Academy of Music. When a student, she was invited to sing with Vladimir Minin's Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir.
For more than 15 years the singer has been working with the Soloists Ensemble of the New Music Studio of the Moscow Conservatory. During this time she has performed numerous works by contemporary composers and made CD recordings of some of them..
Since 1995, the singer has worked in the Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow.
Awards and Honours
Prize-winner of the international competition The Amber Nightingale (Kaliningrad, 1994)
Prize-winner of an international contest in Pamplona (Spain, 1994)
Zinaida in Golovin's The First Love Belinda in Purcell's Dido and Aeneas (in concert) Salome in Strauss' Salome (in concert) Soprano parts in the productions “Bellini”, “Viva Verdi!” Soprano parts in Mozart's Requiem and Verdi's Requiem