Victor Mendelev



Prize of the Special Fund of the President of the Republic of Belarus for Support of Talented Youth (2017)
Third prize at the 1st Feodor Chaliapin International Singing Competition (Ufa, 2016)
Second prize at the 2nd Minsk International Christmas Singing Competition (2015)
Second prize at the Moscow International Competition of Young Russian Art Song Singers “Moscow Romanciada-2013”(Moscow)
Second prize at the 2nd Stanisław Moniuszko Open Competition for Young Singers “Ubel Swallow” (Minsk, 2014)

Victor Mendelev graduated from the Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov State Music College in Mogilev where he had principally studied chorus conducting.

 In 2015, he graduated in voice from the Belarusian State Academy of Music where he had studied under the tutelage of the People’s Artist of Belarus, Professor Pyotr Ridiger.

 He joined the opera company of the Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus in 2012.



Macduff                            Macbeth
Chaplitsky, the Master of Ceremonies           The Queen of Spades
Lykov                               The Tsar’s Bride
Don Curzio                       The Marriage of Figaro
Tamino, the Priest, the Armoured Man          Die Zauberflöte
The Prince of Persia, the Emperor                 Turandot
Frank, Eiler                         Der Schauspieldirektor
Beppe                                Pagliacci
Gastone                             La traviata
Jew                                    Salome
Eric                                    Der fliegende Holländer
Tenor part in Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s   Requiem
The Bells  by Sergey Rachmaninov


His international appearances include, among others, Alfredo in Giuseppe Verdi’s La traviata with Kaunas State Musical Theatre, a gala concert of the Eurasian Economic Union summit in Astana (2014), the Jeunes Ambassadeurs Lyriques gala in Montreal (2016), Vaudémont in Iolanta during the company’s French tour (2018).

In October 2022, he performed the role of Berman in King Stakh’s Wild Hunt, a guest performance the Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus on the Historic Stage of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia.