Taras Prysiazhniuk



1st prize in the Elena Obraztsova International Competition of Young Opera Singers (St Petersburg, 2015)

Taras Prysiazhniuk was born in Donetsk. In 2012, he graduated from the Luhansk Institute of Culture and Arts in theatre and film acting. In 2014, he graduated from Sergey Prokofiev Donetsk State Music Academy in academic vocal. Then he did his master’s degree at the Pyotr Tchaikovsky National Music Academy in Kyiv. His roles with the opera studio of the academy included Alfredo in Giuseppe Verdi’s La traviata and Lensky in Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin. From 2011 to 2013, he performed solo parts in Johann Sebastian Bach’s Magnificat, St John Passion, and cantatas BWV 10 and 147 with the academy’s chamber choir as part of the International Bach Academy. He later worked with Donetsk Opera and Ballet Theatre, where his repertoire included the cantata Khustyna by Levko Revutsky and Alexander Rudyansky’s opera The Path of Taras.

In 2016, the artist joined the young artists opera program of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia. In 2017, he took part in a concert performance of Gioachino Rossini’s Il viaggio a Reims under the baton of Tugan Sokhiev.

In 2020, he joined the opera company of the Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus.


Rodolfo                  La bohème
Roberto                  Le Villi. Fatum
Young Faust           Faust