Artist Bio

Nikolay Borchev, baritone

Russian baritone Nikolay Borchev started his career as a Principal at the Bavarian State Opera at a very young age and then was a member at the Vienna State Opera for two seasons. With both companies, he has been singing all the main roles of his Fach, such as Papageno/Die Zauberflöte, Guglielmo/Così fan tutte, and Figaro/Il barbiere di Siviglia. Meanwhile, he is a sought-after singer, performing his widespread repertoire in guest engagements throughout Europe, including at Covent Garden in London, the Cologne Opera, La Monnaie in Brussels, the Munich State Opera, and the Amsterdam Concertgebouw as well as in Utrecht and with the Moscow Philharmonic Society.