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European management with Askonas Holt

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About Larissa

Celebrated Russian mezzo-soprano Larissa Diadkova is a principal artist of the Mariinsky Theatre and is a favourite singer of Valery Gergiev. In addition to the Russian repertoire she’s so associated with, Ms Diadkova also concentrates on the works of Bach, Händel, Mahler, Verdi and Wagner.

Her international career has taken her to the leading opera houses around the world and she has sung leading roles at The Metropolitan Opera, Salzburg Festival, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Teatro alla Scala Milan and Lyric Opera of Chicago. She has also appeared in many of the world’s prestigious concert halls, including the Royal Albert Hall, the Barbican and Wigmore Hall in London, the Konzerthaus and Musikverein in Vienna, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and Avery Fisher Hall in New York. As well as Maestro Gergiev, conductors with whom she has collaborated include Claudio Abbado, James Levine, Antonio Pappano, Sir Charles Mackerras and Semyon Bychkov. Ms Diadkova records for BMG/RCA, Decca, Deutsche Grammophon, Phillips and EMI Classics.

Larissa is based in Luxembourg

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European management with Askonas Holt

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Season Highlights

Mar 2024
Bayerische Staatsoper
Weinerg Die Passagierin (Bronka)




  • Eugene Onegin (Filippyevna)

    Bayerische Staatsoper
    Jan 2023
    • Dans le rôle de complément, Filipevna est tenue par l’inusable et encore étonnante Larissa Diadkova, remarquable d’accents et de présence vocale… une sorte de légende. [TRANSLATED] In the supporting role, Filipevna is played by the indestructible and still astonishing Larissa Diadkova, remarkable for her accents and vocal presence... a kind of legend.