Prize-winner at the St Petersburg through the Mirror of World Music international Competition (2007)
Diploma-recipient and recipient of two special prizes at the International Riccardo Zandonai Young Opera Singers’ Competition (Riva del Garda, Italy, 2010)

Дарья Телятникова


Born in Korkino of Chelyabinsk region. Graduated from the St Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov Music College and from St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire.

In 2010-12 she was a soloist with the Mariinsky Theatre Academy of Young Singers.
In 2011 she had her debut at the Mariinsky Theatre as Nicoletta in Prokofiev’s Love for Three Oranges, in 2012 she sang Cherubino in Le Nozze di Figaro.

In the season 2012/13 she was a member of the International Opernstudio Zürich.

In 2013 she made her debut at the Bolshoi Theatre, singing the roles of A couch Louis XV, A cat, A squirrel, A shepherd (L’enfant et les Sortilèges). In the same year she sang Laura in Iolanta. In 2015 she sang Cherubino (Le  Nozze di Figaro) at the Bolshoi. In 2019, she took part in premiere performances of Dido and Aeneas singing the role of Second Witch. In 2020, she performed the role of Dido.

Since 2020 she has been a soloist with the Nizhny Novgorod Opera and Ballet Theatre.

She took part in the Festival “Stars of white nights” (St Petersburg).
She appeared at the Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre, Teatro Comunale of Ferrara (Italy), Berliner Philharmonie, Megaron (Athens), Cite de la Musique (Paris), Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (Lisbon), Tchaikovsky Concert Hall in Moscow, Great Hall of Moscow Conservatoire, Shostakovich Saint Petersburg Philharmonia.

Her repertoire includes: Cherubino (Le Nozze di Figaro), Zerlina (Don Giovanni), Dido (Dido and Aeneas), Olga (Eugene Onegin), Nicoletta (Love for Three Oranges), A couch Louis XV, A cat, A squirrel, A shepherd (L’enfant et les Sortilèges), Esquire and Flower Maiden (Parsifal), Amitta (Der Geduldige Socrates), Alcina (Rolando furioso), Laura (Iolanta), Polina (The Queen of Spades), Girl in jazz trio (Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti), mezzo-soprano parts in Mozart’s Requiem and A Midsummer Night’s Dream ballet.

Collaborated with such conductors as Vladimir Jurowski, Teodor Currentzis, Alexander Rudin, Marco Zambelli, Peter Neumann.