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Irina Maltseva

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Irina Maltseva

Singer/Mezzo

Born in Russia, Moscow. Studied in Russian Gnessins Academy of Music in Moscow and Mozarteum University in Salzburg.
Since season 2016/2017 till current - a member of Opera Studio in Nürnberger Staatstheater.
For the seasons 2018/20 engaged as ensemble member of Nürnberger Staatstheater.

On the theater stage I have performed the next roles:

Zulma „L´italiana in Algeri“ Rossini (D: G.Rumstadt, R: L.Scozzi)
Rossweisse „Die Walküre“ Wagner (D: M.Bosch, R: G. Schmiedleitner)
Alto „Matthäus-Passion“ (D: G.Rumstadt, R: D. Mouchtar-Samorai)
Anna/Hécube „Les Troyens“ Berlioz (D: M.Bosch, R: C.Bieto)
Zweite Dame „Die Zauberflöte“ Mozart (D: G.Rumstadt, R: L.Scozzi)
Emilia „Otello“ Verdi (D: G.Rumstadt, R: G. Rech)

Upcoming roles in current season:
Mercedes „Carmen“ Bizet (D: V.Hiemeyer, R: L.Laffargue)
Flora „La Traviata“ Verdi (D: M.Bosch, R: P.Konwitschny)
Melanto/Fortuna "Il ritorno d´Ulisse in patira“ (D: W.Katschner, R: M. Clement)

Competitions:
2012 - 1Prize in International Vocal Competition „Art and the education of the 21 century“ (Lonigo, Italy)
2013 - Prize in II International Sergey Rakhmaninov Competition (2013) (Rostov-on-Don, Russia)
2016 - Finalist of 4th Otto Edelmann International Singing Competition (Vienna, Austria)
2017 - Finalist of 29th Les Nuits Lyrique de Maramnde Singing Competition (Marmande, France)

While studies performed the roles of Olga („Eugene Onegin“ Tchaikovsky), Cherubino („Le nozze di Figaro“ Mozart) , Lucretia („The rape of Lucretia“ Britten)
and Ramiro („La finta giardiniera“ Mozart).

In 2015 became a prize winner of the international competition Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg (Germany) and took part in gala-concerts with Brandenburgischer Staatsorchester ( Conductor David Marlow) and opera production "La Traviata" (Verdi) in role of Annina at the Kammeroper Schloss Rheinsberg Festival.