Dilyara Idrisova

Born on February 1, 1989 in Ufa, Russia. Ms Idrisova studied at the Moscow State Conservatory and graduated with distinction in summer 2014. Previously, she studied since childhood in her native town and graduated from its Academy of Arts, Ufa, class of Milyausha Murtazina (Honored Artist of Russia, 2012, Ufa, Russia). During her studies, she participated in masterclasses with Deborah York (United Kingdom), Max Emanuel Cencic (Austria), Ildar Abdrazakov (Russia), Julia Lezhneva (Russia).

As of 2014 Dilyara Idrisova has been ensemble member of the Bashkir State theatre of Opera and ballet (Ufa, Russia).

Engagements in 2014/2015 season include: debut in Handel’s ‘Alessandro’ production (produced by Decca/Parnassus Arts Productions), singing the role of of Lisaura opposite Julia Lezhneva, Max Emanuel Cencic, Xavier Sabata under George Petrou and Armonia Atenea. Performances took place in Moscow Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, Brussels Palais de BOZAR and Handel Festspiele in Bad Lauchstaed. In summer 2015, Dilyara Idrisova participated in her first professional recording – Pergolesi’s ‘Adriano in Syria (Sabina) opposite Franco Fagioli. The CD is due to be released in November 2016 by Decca.

The season 2015/2016 saw the artist debuting at world-premiere production of J.A. Hasse’s Siroe (Arasse). Ms Idrisova performed in Krakow, Moscow and Amsterdam Concertgebouw. The cast included Julia Lezhneva, Max Cencic and Juan Sancho. In December 2015, she performed Pergolesi’s Adriano in Syria (Sabina) at Opera Royal de Versailles. In March 2016, she performed Soprano solo in both of J.S. Bach’s Passions at the Gasteig Philharmonie in March 2016, while in summer 2016 the artist made her second recording for Decca and first recording opposite Max Cencic & Julia Lezhneva – complete version of Porpora’s Germanico in Germania (Rosmonda).

The current season 2016/2017 sees the artist making debuts in Lausanne, Wiesbaden & Vienna performing Hasse’s. Siroe, Porpora’s Germanico & Pergolesi’s Adriano in Syria as well as the release of both CDs for Decca. In March 2017 Idrisova performs Poppea in Mariame Clement’s production of Agrippina at Vlaamse Opera. In June Dilyara performs Vivaldi’s Tamerlano in Konzerthaus Dortmund and in July Handel’s ‘Ottone’ in Beaune.

In September 2016 Dilyara Idrisova won 2nd Grand Prix & Prix du Public at the '51 Concours international de chant de Toulouse'.