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Born in Russia, Dmitry Korchak won in 2004 the international Singing Competition Francisco Viñas in Barcelona and then two prizes at Placido Domingo’s Operalia Competition in Los Angeles.
He quickly got invited to the most celebrated international operatic venues such as the Vienna Staatsoper, La Scala in Milan, the Royal Opera House in London, the Metropolitan Opera in New York, the Los Angeles Opera, Zurich Opernhaus, the Teatro Real in Madrid, La Monnaie in Brussels, the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona, the Teatro Massimo in Palerma, the Munich Bayerische Staatsoper, the Paris Opera (Ferrando in Così fan tutte, Arturo in I Puritani), the Hamburg Staatsoper, the Lyon National Opera, the Palau de les Arts in Valencia, the Baden-Baden Festival, the Salzburg Festival... Since 2008, he has been a regular guess at the Festival Rossini in Pesaro.
Dmitry Korchak is also a conductor: he was, from 2017 to 2020, Principal Guest Conductor at Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Theatre, and he is a Guest Conductor at Mikhailovsky Theatre of St. Petersburg. Since 2018, Dmitry Korchak has been artistic director of the World Opera Workshop Laboratory for young singers. In 2009, he created a study programme in memory of his teacher Victor Popov for the students of his Alma Mater Academy of Choral Arts in Moscow, where he teaches every year.
In season 2021/22, he portrayed Don Ramiro in La Cenerentola at Teatro Real, Madrid, the Duke of Mantua in Rigoletto at the Paris Opera, Pollione in Norma at Teatro Regio, Turin. This season will see him as Rodrigo in Otello in Pesaro, Nadir in The Pearl Fishers, at Teatro Colon, Argentina, Werther, Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni and Don Ramiro at the Vienna Staatsoper, Rudolf in La Bohème at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Berlin, and the Prince in Rusalka at La Scala in Milan.
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