Elena Salo



Honoured Artist of the Republic of Belarus (2016)
Recipient of the Francysk Skaryna Medal

Elena Salo graduated from the Belarusian State Academy of Music in 1997.

She joined the opera company of the Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus in 1999.


The Countess, the Governess, Polina       The Queen of Spades
The Third Boy                                       Die Zauberflöte
Maddalena                                             Rigoletto
Fenena                                                   Nabucco
Ines                                                        Il trovatore
Rosina                                                   Il barbiere di Siviglia
La Ciesca                                               Gianni Schicchi
Lola, Lucia                                            Cavalleria rusticana
Olga, Larina                                           Eugene Onegin
Laura, Marta                                          Iolanta
Konchakovna                                         Prince Igor
Marina Mniszech                                   Boris Godunov
Carmen                                                  Carmen
Lyubasha, Dunyasha                             The Tsar's Bride
Kashcheyevna                                        Kashchey the Immortal
The First Minister                                  Magic Music
Lucia                                                       The Town of Craftsmen
Lel                                                           The Snow Maiden
Winnie-the-Pooh                                     Winnie-the-Pooh
Totoshenka                                              Doctor Ouchithurts   
Dorotea                                                    Viva la mamma!
Suzuki                                                      Madama Butterfly
Mary                                                         Der fliegende Holländer


In 2004 she participated in concerts in the Column Hall and the International House of Music in Moscow.

She often performs in concerts, including programmes of sacred music, and collaborates with Belarusian composers, such as Oleg Yeliseyenkov, Anna Kozlova, Ella Andreyenko, Leonid Zakhlevny.

Elena Salo is the author and performer of cycles of concerts “Portraits” (“The Triumph of Coloratura”, “Leonid and Edith Utesov”, “Elena Obraztsova”, “Maya Kristalinskaya”, “Alexander Tsfasman”, etc.), and recitals “Only Tango”, “What Is My Name to You?”, Evening of Jewish Music “Shalom!”, “Art Song Yesterday and Today” and others at the Chamber Hall of the theatre.    

She has toured Belgium, Germany, Italy, Canada, China, the USA, etc.