Nadine Koutcher was born in Minsk (Belarus) and studied at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory with Tamara Novichenko. She won first prize at the International Vocal Competition's-Hertogenbosch in The Netherlands. In 2012, she joined the company of the Perm State Opera. Her repertoire includes Donna Anna (Don Giovanni), Konstanze (Abduction from the Seraglio), Elvira (I Puritani), Marfa (The Tsar’s Bride), Eudoxie (La Juive) and the title role in Lucia di Lammermoor. She has also performed in concert in Bach’s Passions, Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, and the Requiems of both Brahms and Fauré. She also recorded a CD for Sony Records comprised of works by Jean-Philippe Rameau with Teodor Currentzis conducting. In addition, she has sung the roles of Violetta (La Traviata) at the Mikhailovsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg and Doña Isabel in the Peter Sellars production of The Indian Queen at the Teatro Real in Madrid with Teodor Currentzis conducting. Her other performances include Verdi’s Requiem with the London Symphony Orchestra, Mathilde (Guillaume Tell) at the Grand Théâtre de Genève, and the Countess (The Marriage of Figaro) at the Théâtre du Capitole in Toulouse. In 2015, she won first prize at the prestigious Cardiff Singer of the World Competition.
Projects: Delia (Fosca by Carlos Gomes) at the Teatro Municipal in São Paulo, Guillaume Tell at the Warsaw Opera, and Lucia di Lammermoor in Toulouse.