Klavdiya Potemkina



Certificate at the Alfredo Giacomotti International Singing Competition (Voghera, Italy, 2016)
Second prize, Bibigul Tulegenova International Singing Competition (2012)
First prize, International Festival of Creative Youth “Shabyt-2008”
First prize, Romanciada International Competition (2009)
Third prize, Kulyash Baiseitova Singing Competition (2004)

Klavdiya Potemkina graduated from the Tattimbet College of Arts in Karaganda in 2000 where she had majored in choral conducting, followed by her graduation from the Kurmangazy Kazakh National Conservatory in opera singing with BMus (distinction, 2005) and PhD (2008) degrees.

From 2009 to 2016, she was a soloist of the Abay Kazakh State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Klavdiya Potemkina joined the opera company of the Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus in 2017.


Tatiana               Eugene Onegin
Iolanta                Iolanta
Mimì                   La bohème
Liù                     Turandot
Zerlina                Don Giovanni
Priestess             Aida
Rosalinde            Die Fledermaus
Valencienne         Die lustige Witwe


From 2016-17, she took part in concerts dedicated to national celebrations of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and in charity concerts and balls marking the opening of children’s hospices in Belarus. She sang in the concert celebrating the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev’s inauguration, as well as in galas marking national celebrations in the Republic of Kazakhstan.