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Deyan Vatchkov

Biography:    

Bulgarian bass Deyan Vatchkov was born 1979 in Sofia  and studied there at the Spanish school "Miguel de Cervantes". He then attended the Sofia Musical Academy "Pancho Vladigerov" and studied there with Konstantin Karapetrov and Nedialko Nedialkov.

After Deyan's Academy studies, he took part in the Belvedere Competion in Vienna and won both the Verdi prize and the special Chamber Opera Prize. As a result of these victories, he performed the role of Don Basilio in Il Barbiere di Siviglia in Vienna. Other competition victories include the First Prize and Arrigo Boito Prize in the Concorso Iris Idami Corradetti in Padua-2002.

Deyan Vatchkov laters completed the Academy for Young Singers at La Scala studing with Leyla Gencer, Luigi Alva,Teresa Berganza and Luciana Serra.There he sang in a production of Verdi's early opera Oberto Conte di San Bonifacio under the baton of Nicola Luisotti. This production also traveled to Genoa. With Antonino Fogliani the next year he performerd in Teatro Arcimboldi and Teatro Bergamo the opera of Donizzetti Ugo Conte di Parigi that were recorded with Dynamic .


In 2002/2003 Deyan Vatchkov made his Canadian opera debut as Timur in Toronto and sang Don Basilio in Il Barbiere di Siviglia in Trieste conducted by Daniel Oren .

Past engagements include:
Don Giovanni in the Budapest Summer Festival
Carmen and Aida at the Arena di Verona in Zeffirelli's productions. Il Pirata in Amsterdam. In the fall of 2004/2005,he made his North American debut as Sir Giorgio in I Puritani.Tosca at Genoa. Also in the same season, he participated in the opening production of Verdi's I Masnadieri at the Teatro Comunale di Bologna under the conducting of Daniele Gatti. Furthermore, he has sung Idomeneo and Carmen at the San Carlo theatre in Naples. He has inaugurated the 2004/5 season in Venice with Le Roi de Lahore of Massenet, directed by Maestro Viotti.

In 2005 he has performed Attila in Naples with Nicola Luisotti.

Also, has sung Don Giovanni in Tenerife, Don Carlo in Turin, La Fanciulla del West and the Fidelio directed by L.Maazel in Genoa, La Boheme at the Suntory Hall in Tokyo and Klagenfurt. He has obtained a great success at La Scala in the role of Don Basilio in Il Barbiere di Siviglia. He has performed Turandot in Macerata and Un Ballo in Maschera in Leipzig  with Riccardo Chailly and in Frankfurt with Carlo Franci.With L.Maazel again he performed Simone Boccanegra in Valencia.

 


In 2006 he has sung with big success Raimondo from Lucia di Lammermour at La Scala and in 2007 Colline from La Boheme in Seattle.

2008 he has sung in Turandot in Bilbao and Torre del Lago.

Verdi Requiem with the Nacional Orquestra and Chorus of Madrid,
he has performed in the Genoa production of I Capuleti e Montecchi with Mariella Devia

In 2009 made his debut in Il Trovatore in Las Palmas, later he has sung Don Giovanni in Tokyo and Il Barbiere di Siviglia in Lausanne with a great acclaim.

2010 he performed Lucia di Lammermoor in Valencia and Frankfurt. La Boheme in Bari. Carmen in Bologna and Arena di Verona.Il Trovatore in Parma.

2011 he performed Tosca at La Scala of Mialno, Rigoletto in Monte Carlo, Requiem Verdi in Frankfurt, Lucia di Lammermoor in Palermo,La Boheme and Romeo et Juliette in Arena di Verona and Gogol in Wien.

2012 he was again for Tosca at la Scala of Milano, I Masnadieri in Napoli and for Don Giovanni and Carmen at Arena di Verona.

2013 and 2014 He made imporant debuts in the roles Attila , Filip II, Zaccaria, Ramfis, and the title role from Don Giovanni as he was a Dulcamara in L'elisir d'amore. He returns back at La Scala di Milano for an important production of Les Troyens under the batton of Maestro Pappano with whom he performed laters "Una notte di Montecalvo" with the orchestra of Santa Cecilia in Rome.

2015 Deyan was again Don Basilio and Raimondo making a big tournee in France. He made his debuts as Don Pasquale of Donizzetti and Leporello from Don Giovanni.
He performed the role of Monterone in Bogota(Columbia).

2016 He will sing Timur from Turandot in Bari.

2017 Raimondo from "Lucia di Lammermor" in Las Palmas.

 


Management Details

Gianluca Macheda - IMG Artists Poland
gmacheda@imgartists.com

IMG Artists Poland
Ul. Ciasna, 6
00-232 Warsaw,
Poland

 

 

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