Elena Zelenskaya

Zelenskaya-150x150 Elena Zelenskaya was born in Baku and graduated from the Baku State Conservatoire going on to become soloist with the Baku Opera and Ballet Theatre Company. She went on to win Second Prize at the Glinka Vocal Competition and First Prize at the Rimsky-Korsakov International Competition in St. Petersburg.  Soon after, she joined the company of the Moscow New Opera, with which she made her Italian debut as Gorislava RUSSLAN AND LUDMILA.

After her successful debut with the Bolshoi Opera in the title role of TOSCA, Elena Zelenskaya immediately became a principal artist, appearing in many opening nights of new productions.  Among her roles with the company are Amelia UN BALLO IN MASCHERA, Lisa PIQUE DAME, Countess Almaviva LE NOZZE DI FIGARO and the title role in AIDA. In addition, she has appeared as Tatiana EUGENE ONEGIN, Mimi LA BOHEME, Santuzza CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA, Nedda I PAGLIACCI, Queen Elizabeth MARIA STUARDA, Leonora LA FORZA DEL DESTINO, Leonora IL TROVATORE, Yaroslavna PRINZ IGOR and the title role in LA WALLY.

Elena Zelenskaya has appeared regularly at the Mozart Festival at Schonbrunn, Vienna and performed Gorislava RUSSLAN AND LUDMILA with the Moscow New Opera at Carnegie Hall, New York as part of the company’s tour of the U.S.A.  She has also been a regular guest at the Wexford Festival, where her highlights include Giordano SIBERIA.



Robert Gilder
Managing Director