The young coloratura-soprano Daria Terekhova finished her education in 2012 at the Moscow University of Theatre and Arts whilst already performing at the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich Danchenko Theatre in Moscow since 2010. In addition to her outstanding acting ability, Ms Terekhova is acclaimed for her beautiful voice and technique, which made it possible for her to sing a vast range of repertoire including:
Tsarevna Swan-Bird (“The Tale of Tsar Saltan” by Rimsky-Korsakov), Lucia (“Lucia di Lammermoor” by Donizetti), Adina (“L’elisir d’amore” by Donizetti), Olympia (“Les Contes d’Hoffmann” by Offenbach), Princess Ninette (“The Love for Three Oranges” by Prokofiev), Elvira (“L’italiana in Algeri” by Rossini), Glauce (“Medea” by Cherubini), Despina (“Cosi fan tutte” by Mozart), Zerlina (“Don Giovanni” by Mozart), Pamina (“Die Zauberflöte” by Mozart), Tytania (“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by Britten), Princess Badr-al-Budur (“Aladino e la lampada magica” by Nino Rota), Ariane (“Ariane” by Bohuslav Martinů).
She has collaborated with such conductors as Felix Korobov, Dmitri Jurowski, Wolf Gorelik, Vyacheslav Volich, Evgeny Brazhnik, Vladimir Agronsky, Alexander Lazarev, Vladimir Fedoseyev, Fabio Mastrangelo, Daniel Hoyem-Cavazza, William Lacey, Asher Fisch, Pierre-Michel Durand.
Daria is the Second Prize winner of “The International Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition” (2010), First prize winner of the “Saint-Petersburg Opera Singing Competition” (2011), First Prize and Audience prize winner of “Paris Opera Awards” under the patronage of Sir Richard Bonynge (2014) and Second Prize Winner of “Competizione dell’Opera” (2016).
Some future plans include Lucia in Lucia di Lammermoor in Moscow, Konstanze in Entführung aus dem Serail in Brucknerhaus Linz, as well as Königin der Nacht in Die Zauberflöte in Beijing.