Lubov Stuchevskaya, soprano
Featured in the dramatic masterpiece, Shostakovich's 7 Romances on the Poems of Alexander Blok, soprano Lubov Stuchevskaya will open the second session of InterHarmony in Italy and give a voice master class. Lubov Stuchevksaya has sung major arias and performed in many opera productions under the batons of Charles Dutoit, Bruno Bartoletti, Georg Solti, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, Soli Aronowski, Dmitri Jurowski and David Wilcocks. Being a rare soloist, embracing every possible genre including lieder, major arias, oratorios, and all ranges of musical styles will create a quintessential experience to our vocal students.
Lubov Stuchevskaya Biography
Born in Moscow in the family of musicians, Lubov Stuchevskaya studied voice and piano at the Ippolitov-Ivanov College of Music, Moscow. She continued her vocal training in London with Vera Rozsa, and at the opera school of the Royal College of Music, London. She has participated in numerous master-classes with singers of renown such as Mirella Freni, Giuseppe di Stefano, Luigi Alva, Niko Castel, Nicolai Gedda, Graham Clark, Grace Bumbry, Elena Obraztsova and Ileana Cotrubas, and completed two consecutive years in the Metropolitan Opera Workshop.
Following her operatic debut in London in the role of Lisa in Tchaikovsky's" The Queen of Spades" Ms. Stuchevskaya has performed throughout the world the major roles in the romantic operatic repertoire including Mimi ( La Boheme), Santuzza (Cavalleria Rusticana), Tatyana (Eugene Onegin), Cio-Cio San (Madama Butterfly), Leonora (Il Trovatore), Marina Mnishek (Boris Godunov), Lady Macbeth ( Macbeth) as well as the title roles in Rusalka, Iolanta, Tosca, Aida and Salome. Recently she added the role of Turandot (Puccini), the role of Elektra (Strauss) and Isolde (Wagner) to her repertoire. Ms. Stuchevskaya’s oratorial and symphonic repertoire includes Brahms Deutsches Requiem, Bach Magnificat, Vivaldi Gloria, Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, Rossini Stabat Mater, Mendelssohn Elijah, Dvořak Stabat Mater and Te Deum, Janacek Messa Glagolica, Britten War Requiem, Verdi Requiem, Shostakovich’s 14th Symphony. She sang under the baton of such world famous conductors as Charles Dutoit, Bruno Bartoletti, Georg Solti, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, Soli Aronowski, Dmitri Jurowski and David Wilcocks.
The highlights of the previous season included a concert in Vienna Musikverein, Verdi Requiem (Philharmony Moscow), Beethoven 9th Symphony (Brucknerhaus Linz), Salome (Yerivan,Novosibirsk), Aida(Krasnojarsk), Shostakovich’s 14th Symphony (Moscow,Novosibirsk), Wagner’s Wesendonck-Lieder (Antwerpen/Gent), Brünnhilde (Götterdämmerung,concert version in Novosibirsk).
Futural engagements include Brünnhilde in the ring-cycle and Santuzza in Cavalleria Rusticana in the open-air summer festival in Sochi.