Born on August 17
Violetta Grishko was born in Krasnoyarsk in 1991. She graduated from the Gorky Pedagogical College, then the Hvorostovsky Siberian Institute of Arts majoring in Opera Singing and Opera Training (the class of People's Artist of Russia Natalia Nikolaevna Sokolova). At the state exam, she sang the part of Gilda from the opera Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi.
Between 2013 and 2021, she was a soloist of the choir Tebe Poem (its artistic director is Honoured Figure of Art of Russia Konstantin Yakobson).
Since 2021, Violetta has been a principal singer of the Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theatre.
During the tour of the Theatre at the Bolshoi Theatre in 2022, she sang the roles of Zerlina (Don Giovanni) and Ellen (Lakme).
She repeatedly took part in the Dmitri Hvorostovsky Festival in Krasnoyarsk.
The roles performed:
Zerlina – Don Giovanni by Mozart
Ellen – Lakme by Léo Delibes
Waitress – art-cafe Moulin Rouge
Barbarina – Le Nozze di Figaro by Mozart
Hare – Morozko (Jack Frost) by Mikhail Krasev
Fox the sick-nurse– Why Do Foxes Need Hare’s Ears by Nikolai Peskov
Cat – Svetoforkin
Héloïse – Barbe-Bleue by Jacques Offenbach
Laureate of the 49th Competition of vocalists - graduates of music high schools (St. Petersburg, 2021);
Diploma winner of the 9th International Competition In the Mirror of World Music Culture (St. Petersburg, 2021);
The 1st prize of the International Competition Siberia Lights Up the Stars (2010).