Vasily Kovalchuk



People’s Artist of Belarus (2013)

Vasily Kovalchuk is a graduate of Lviv State Conservatoire.

Since 1977, he was engaged by Lviv State Opera and Ballet Theatre.

In 1989, he joined the opera company of the Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus.


Timur                                Turandot
Daland                              Der fliegende Holländer
The Frost                          The Snow Maiden
Ramfis                              Aida
Bartolo, Figaro                   Il barbiere di Siviglia
Leporello                           Don Giovanni
Philippe, the Inquisitor        Don Carlos
Monterone                         Rigoletto
Zaccaria                            Nabucco
Ferrando                           Il trovatore
The Bonze                         Madama Butterfly
Angelotti, Scarpia               Tosca
Simone                             Gianni Schicchi
Don Basilio                        Il barbiere di Siviglia
Zuniga                              Carmen
King René                         Iolanta
Gremin                             Eugene Onegin
The Prince of Galich           Prince Igor
Dosifey                             Khovanshchina
Varlaam                            Boris Godunov
Boris Izmailov                    Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (Katerina Izmailova)
Malyuta, Sobakin               The Tsar’s Bride
Poprishchin à la King Ferdinand VIII of Spain      The Diary of a Madman
The Old Gypsy                   Aleko
Lead bass Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The First Nazarene             Salome


With the company he has toured Germany, Spain, Cyprus, Portugal, Switzerland, Thailand, and the UK.

He took part in the 1st edition of the International Music Festival in Manaus, Brazil.