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Andrey Zhilikhovsky



Biography

‘Moldovan baritone Andrey Zhilikhovsky studied choral conducting at the Stefan Nyaga Musical College in Chișinău, Moldova. Whilst at college he also studied as a vocalist and upon graduation, was granted a place at the Rimsky-Korsakov State Conservatory, St Petersburg.
He was a finalist in the St. Petersburg International Vocal Competition (2007) and a prize-winner of the Obraztsova International Competition for Young Singers (2009) and the Maria Bieshu International Vocal Competition.

He performs at houses including Teatro Municipal de Santiago Chile, Opera de Paris, Icelandic Opera and the Bolshoi to name a few. His performances of Barbiere will mark his American debut.'
Andrey Zhilikhovsky